The risk of contamination and new disease outbreaks can be significantly lowered by mapping the risk profile of each individual. Project Crowdsourced COVID Map gathers personal health data provided by its app users to map contamination risk by location. Through anonymized crowdsourced data of users (symptoms, potential exposure, travel and movement history), the app will allow for transparency and increased data-driven decision making and public policies. . . . In times when the more we know the more equipped we are, Crowdsourced COVID Map, pools and generates data to identify high risk areas and people. Through anonymized crowdsourced data of users symptoms, potential exposure, travel and movement history and other information, the app will allow for transparency and increased data-driven information.
Divyanka Kapoor is a Masters in Design Engineering student at the Harvard Graduate School of Design and Harvard John A. Paulson School of Engineering and Applied Sciences. She is passionate about causes related to the Environment and Animal welfare, and has been involved with multiple organisations working on projects related to animal rescue operations, sustenance of natural resources, use of renewable energies and care for the wild life. She was selected as a One Young World Delegate and has been a One Young World Ambassador for the past few years. A nature lover who professes an outdoor life, Divyanka is an ardent traveler and enjoys meeting people from diverse cultures.more