Project Title: Involving Black and Minority Ethnic (BME) mental health users and carers in the governance of mental health services in the East Midlands: Nottinghamshire Healthcare Trust: December 2009-August 2010: Produced a toolkit that can be used to increase the participation and involvement of BME in the governance of mental health services
Project Title: A Cross-Country Research on Corporate Social Responsibility: Copenhagen Business School: 2008/2009: Worked with Peter Lund Thomson (Associate Professor Copenhagen Business School) on the comparative analysis of corporate social responsibility initiatives in Indian, Chinese and Pakistani football industry. Contributed to the development and finalisation of a cross-cultural research methodology, provided training to the local researchers in Pakistan and established a partnership with a Pakistani NGO.
External Research Collaborator
Project Title: Assessing the Cultural Competence of National Health Service in Derby UK:A Joint Project of Derby Millennium Network, Derby University and the University of Central Lancashire, UK: Feb-March 2007: Trained a team of community researchers in structuring and analysing data and produced a report.
Project Title: Corporate Social Responsibility and Children Project: Social and Economic Impacts of Businesses on children’s rights in UK: International Centre for Corporate Social Responsibility, Nottingham University Business School and NSPCC: July 2006-December 2006. Worked with Professor Andrew Crane (George R Gardiner Professor of Business Ethics in the Schulich School of Business at York University in Toronto), in developing a research proposal for NSPCC and conducted the content analysis of the data and produced a draft report.
Project Title: Globalization, Business and Poverty research Project: Corporate Citizenship Unit, Warwick Business School, UK, and the Department for International Development UK (DFID Nov 2001/ Oct 2003): Published a book chapter, conducted four seminars and produced a guideline for managers
Project Title: Global Alliances between Corporations and Not-for-Profit Organizations: Corporate Citizenship Unit, Warwick Business School, UK and Save the Children UK (Feb 2001/Nov 2001)
Conducted a case study research and produced a policy and discussion paper entitled “Lessons from the engagements between Save the Children UK and the football, oil and horticultural industries: Case studies: (1) The Sialkot football industry project aimed at the elimination of child labour from the production of hand-stitched soccer balls (2) The dialogue between British Petroleum and the intra-agency group on human rights in Casanare, Colombia and (3) The Ethical Trading Initiative in Zimbabwean horticultural industry.