Maruyama, Mei

Programme Coordinator

Profile
  • Mei Maruyama
    INSTITUTE:
    UNU-IAS
    OFFICE:
    Jingumae 5-53-70, Shibuya-ku, Tokyo 150-8925, Japan
    E-MAIL:
    maruyama@unu.edu
    PHONE:
    +81-3-5467-1212
    NATIONALITY:
    Japan

    Education

    • MA in International Relations (University of Melbourne, Australia)

    Biographical Statement

    Mei Maruyama is a Programme Coordinator at UNU-IAS for the Global Environment Outreach Center (GEOC) and the EU-Japan.AI project. Mei joined the institute in September 2015 as a Programme Associate to support research and administrative activities of GEOC and Low Carbon Technology Transfer Project. She has led numerous outreach efforts in partnership with a variety of stakeholders, including government entities, UN agencies, civil society organisations, academia, and youth.

    Before joining UNU-IAS, Mei was a secretariat member of the Regional Committee of United Nations Global Geospatial Information Management for Asia and the Pacific (UN-GGIM-AP). She also served as a focal point of the National Geospatial Information Authorities in the Asia Pacific region. In 2018, she was selected as a Young Leader for the German-Japanese Young Leaders Forum and participated in the “Transport and Mobility” programme held in Potsdam and Berlin, Germany.