Acting Chair: Takahiro Nanri

Executive Director, Sasakawa Health Foundation

Professor Nanri is currently working as Executive Director, Sasakawa Health Foundation and Associate Professor, Faculty of Tourism and Community Studies, Atomi University, Tokyo, Japan. Other social activities include Board Member, Sasakawa India Leprosy Foundation, Board Member, Japan Society of Social Design Studies. Previously worked for Program Advisor and Program Director, The Nippon Foundation (Tokyo, Japan), Director, Sasakawa Peace Foundation USA Inc. (Washington D.C. U.S.A.), Deputy Director, Sasakawa Peace Foundation (Tokyo, Japan), Director, Sasakawa Central Europe Fund (Tokyo, Japan), Convener/Executive Director, NGO Forum on Asian Development Bank Inc. (Manila, Philippines), etc. He holds a Ph.D. in Community Development.