JICA Research Institute


MIMURA, Satoru

Executive Senior Research FellowFull-time

Educational Background

Master of Arts, Open University of Japan
BA in Engineering, Tokyo University of Science

Career Background

Australia and New Zealand Banking Group Ltd
JICA (Director for Disaster Management, Director for the Pacific)
Ministry of Environment of Japan (Assistant Director, Global Environment Bureau)
Specially Appointed Professor, Fukushima Future Center for Regional Revitalization, Fukushima University

Current Post:
Deputy Director General, Japan International Cooperation Agency Tohoku Branch (JICA TOHOKU)
Executive Senior Research Fellow, JICA Research Institute
Senior Director, Global Environment Department, JICA
Visiting Professor, Fukushima University

Major Publications

MIMURA Satoru (2017), International effort to support disaster risk reduction, Rebuilding Fukushima, Mitsuo Yamakawa and Daisaku Yamamoto (Ed), Routledge, 27-38

Nakayama, M., Bryner, N.S.. Mimura, S.(2017), Return Migration after Natural Disasters, Journal of Asian Development, Vol. 3, No. 1, 1-11

MIMURA Satoru (2014), Recovery in Fukushima from Integrated Disasters, Tohoku Recovery - Challenges, Potentials and Future -, Shaw Rajib (Ed), Springer, 165-179

MIMURA Satoru (2014), Reconstruction Through External Support: Key Observation in Aceh, Recovery from the Indian Ocean Tsunami, Shaw Rajib (Ed), Springer, 167-174


Japan Society for the Pacific Islands

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