REPHRAIN will direct the UK’s considerable academic, industry, policy and third sector resources to deliver novel socio-technical advances that address the tensions and imbalances between the socio-economic benefits of a digital economy and the online harms that manifest.

The Centre will redress this balance through fundamental interdisciplinary research on the underpinning key tensions that reflect the critical debates impacting the future of industry, policy, practice and society-at-large.

Academic and non-academic stakeholders will be actively engaged through: