Educational Background

  • University for Peace, MA, Sustainable Peace in the Contemporary World, Costa Rica, Sep 2017 – ongoing
  • Institute for Development Policy and Management University of Manchester, MSc, Human Resource Development (International Development), Sep 2009 - Sep 2010
  • Graduate School of International Development, Nagoya University, MA, International Development, Apr 2000 - Mar 2003

Career Background

United Nations Development Programme
-Team Leader, Peace Operation Support Unit, Sana’a, Yemen
-Programme Officer, Bangui, Central African Republic
-Programme Coordination Specialist, Goma, Democratic Republic of Congo
-Project Coordination Specialist, Dongo, Democratic Republic of Congo
-Project Manager (Police Reform), Lubumbashi, Democratic Republic of Congo

World Food Programme
-Donor Coordination Consultant, Tokyo, Japan

-Project Formulation Specialist, Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of Congo
-Special Advisor for Africa Division 4, Tokyo, Japan

-Chief representative of North Africa Liaison Office

JICA; Japan Overseas, Cooperation Volunteers
-Rural Community Development Officer, Koudougou, Burkina Faso


Japan Association for Human Security Studies
Japan Society for International Development Studies