Meet Soumya Alva, our expert this month who shares her journey and passion for using data to understand and address social issues.
Growing up, I did not fully understand what causes social issues like poverty. Participating in fieldwork allowed me to step outside my cocoon and question my ideas.
How are human populations affected by inequalities, changes in families, and migration? These are some of the topics that demographers study. Let's find out more!
My work is rewarding because I know it is being used to solve larger issues in the world such as making vaccines available to people who need them the most.
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