The research investigates the communicative effects of infographic and cartographic tools utilized by media in relation with migratory systems. The analysis is part of an inter-university collaboration with the Research and Study Centre of Osservatorio Carta di Roma.
The research involve to different extent the lab members:
- DipFAR project 2012 Governance, territory and communication: cartography of mobility (scientific coordinator: prof. Emanuela Casti)
- Three years research fellowship Migration and communicative systems (research fellow: dott. Alessandra Ghisalberti; scientific coordinator: prof. Emanuela Casti)
- Mobility scholarship by Fondazione Cariplo 2011 Promoting excellent human capital training scientific exchange with Migration Policy Institute of Washington and City University of New York (dott. Alessandra Ghisalberti)
- Cartographic laboratory test using GIS, image processing software (Adobe Photoshop CS6), data set management systems (SPSS, Excel 2010) and software for textual and graphic layout (Publisher 2010; Acrobat Professional X).