Zaatari research team

Zaatari research team

IST researchers Carleen Maitland and Ying Xu are part of a team that is studying technology use in the Zaatari Syrian refugee camp in Jordan.

From left, Paul Schmitt, Carleen Maitland, Karen Fisher, Danny Iland, Ying Xu and Brian Tomaszewski recently visited Zaatari, a Syrian refugee camp in Jordan, where they conducted a survey on technology use in the camp. The researchers' goal is to find ways to support and expand use of information technology in the camp. 

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