Miwa supports BSR’s advisory services in sustainability management and human rights across industries in Japan and overseas. She also supports the Human Rights Working Group in Tokyo.
Prior to joining BSR, Miwa worked as a field coordinator on agriculture projects in conflict-affected areas in Sri Lanka, where she supervised overall project progress. Miwa also interned at the Asia Foundation, where she conducted a research on women’s empowerment in the Philippines and developed monitoring and evaluation tools for peace and stability programs. Before working at international development space, Miwa worked as a product planner at Panasonic for more than 3 years.
Miwa holds a MA in International Affairs from the School of Global Policy and Strategy at the University of California, San Diego and a BA in Politics from Rikkyo University.