British Columbia, 2017
Current Place of Residence: .
University: New York University
Current/Recent Course: B.A. Global Liberal Studies
Melissa is studying politics, rights and development at NYU. During her time abroad in Paris, Melissa interned at the Canadian Embassy and conducted research on Chinese prostitution. Melissa also conducted research on orphanage tourism in Cambodia that led to her founding the Not a Saviour campaign which raises awareness about the detrimental impact that volunteer tourism has on development.