Shimako Takahashi

Visiting Research Fellow United Nations University

Shimako Takahashi, a Visiting Research Fellow of UNU-ISP, currently works for Japan International Cooperation Agency Headquarters. From 2004 to 2011, she has contributed to UNU’s agrodiversity research projects, the GIAHS Initiative (India and Japan), and University Network for Climate and Ecosystems Change Adaptation Research (UN-CECAR), with a focus on community-based agricultural resource management and indigenous knowledge. Previously she worked with the FAO, UNDP Viet Nam, and the National Institute of Genetics in Japan.