Ridhi Aggarwal

Ashoka University, India

Ridhi Aggarwal is a Young India Fellow from Ashoka University. The course entails a multi-disciplinary one- year program that focuses primarily on liberal studies. She attained her Bachelor's degree in Economics from Delhi University in 2016. After completing her coursework in Economics, she went on to work in the social sector. Specifically, she has worked with organizations that aims to improve the quality of education for underprivileged children and the quality of life for sex-workers in Delhi's red light areas. Ridhi aims to bridge the gap between academic knowledge and journalistic information. She is a strong advocate for gender equality and social justice for all individuals regardless of their caste, race and sexual orientation. After Salzburg Academy, she will go on to work in Bloomberg Quint as an Associate Editor for the Opinion column.

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