Mathilde MontpetitMathilde Montpetit is a regular contributor to the Harvard International Review Blog. Her blog focuses on human rights abuses, development issues and political upheaval, especially in the developing world. Her studies included economics, anthropology, and environmental science, especially in relation to sustainable development. In her spare time, she enjoys contemporary British literature, playing violin, and going to places where she doesn’t speak the language. She currently resides in Cambridge, MA.