Airi Yamada

  • Airi YamadaAiri Yamada joined UNU-IAS in July 2018 as Communications Associate.

    Prior to joining UNU-IAS, she worked at the Japanese television station TBS as a news presenter through which she gained wide-ranging broadcasting experience including news anchoring, commercial voice-over, narration, and providing commentary on the radio and at the public events. She also previously worked in the Japan office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) as Public Information Associate and was actively involved in awareness-raising activities through public events and creating publications.

    She holds a master’s degree in Human Security Studies from the University of Tokyo as well as a BA from Rikkyo University (Christian Studies).