Mieko Yonaha joined UNU-IAS in February 2022 as an Administrative Assistant specialising in procurement.
Mieko has lived and worked in the United States (Ohio and California) for seven years. During that time, she attended Ohio State University Graduate School’s TESOL programme. She holds an MA in Environmental Policy from Waseda University.
Before joining UNU-IAS, Mieko worked on military bases in Japan as a Contract Specialist and Information/Editorial Specialist for the United States Department of Defense, and as a Procurement Agent for the United States Embassy in Tokyo. She is excited to utilise her work experience and academic background at UNU-IAS, and contribute to achieving the SDGs.
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