Based in the School of Global Studies, the Centre for Cultures of Reproduction, Technologies and Health (CORTH) focuses on analyses of the intersections between cultures of human reproduction, social identities, health and technologies.

Framed by a specific interest in the processes of power and addressing health inequities, it promotes research on the social, medical, public health, legal, and moral lenses through which reproductive health is perceived, produced, concretised and articulated (for instance, through new policies, engagement with new technologies, new forms of social relations in reproduction). With its unique focus on cultural-ethnographic perspectives, the centre facilitates knowledge transfer partnerships between anthropologists, social and human scientists, health researchers, medical professionals, practitioners, legal activists and policy makers working internationally on critical issues in global maternal, sexual reproductive health (SRH), emerging technologies and health and human rights. A specific aim is to foster international dialogue on ‘Southern’ analytic models and practices. 





CORTH Annual Report 2023








 Annual Report 2021

CORTH reports for download



Contact CORTH

Director of CORTH:  Professor Maya Unnithan
Co-directors:  Dr Chi Eziefula, Dr Hayley MacGregor, Dr Maria Moscati, Dr Elizabeth Mills

CORTH Administrator:  Amy Collyer

Twitter:  @CORTHSussex

Address:  Centre for Cultures of Reproduction, Technologies and Health
School of Global Studies | University of Sussex | Arts C | Brighton BN1 9SJ | United Kingdom

Telephone:  +44 (0)1273 877185