Iva Vukčević is a research assistant with several years of experience working alongside the executive team of the Institute for Strategic Studies and Prognoses in Montenegro. Her engagement at the Institute involves research work on different social and economic issues, particularly social policies, youth activation and development, and migration. She is also currently enrolled in a master's program in International economics at the University of Donja Gorica. She is part of community of practice in the field of migration focused regionally on the Western Balkans, WBMIGNET (Western Balkans Migration Network). Iva especially enjoys the work she does today because of her curiosity. She is an individual that seeks constant self-improvement and finds passion in contributing to society.