Pooja Vincia D’Souza
pdsouza at iihs dot ac dot in
M.A in Urban Policy and Governance, Tata Institute of Social Sciences, Mumbai. (Pursuing).
B.A in Political Science, Economics and Sociology, Mount Carmel College, Bangalore.
At IIHS, Pooja is working with the Urban Practitioners’ Programme on Capacity Building under the AMRUT Mission.
Her areas of interest are urban governance and policy. As part of her Masters she has delved into fields like urban water, sanitation, affordable housing, sustainable development, planning, urban transport, public policy, urban health etc.
Pooja has worked with organization like Youth for Seva, Janaagraha and U&I in the capacity of volunteer and intern.
She enjoys exploring new places and food on foot and loves to read, write and cook.