Poverty Alleviation & Economic Development
Latin America, Brazilhttp://www.mobilemetrix.org/
Melanie Edwards 2007 Global Fellow
Employ youth in developing countries to gather demographic data on the more than one billion impoverished people who have no official record of their lives.
Melanie Edwards has had significant experience in both the private and public sectors, having worked at J.P. Morgan and the International Data Group, as well as the United Nations Information Technology Service. She received a BA from Washington University, and an MA in international relations from The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy at Tufts University. Melanie is a former Peace Corps volunteer and Reuters Digital Vision Fellow at Stanford University, where she is currently a lecturer on Social Entrepreneurship.