Mikiko Sawanishi, Deputy Executive Head for Programmes

Mikiko Sawanishi joined UNDEF in 2009 with overall responsibility for project management as well as monitoring and evaluation. She has had an exceptionally wide-ranging career in United Nations project management, starting in 1995 with senior positions ranging from the International Atomic Energy Agency and the UN Development Programme to the Office of Internal Oversight Services. She has thus worked on a range of UN global agendas for peace and security, health, education, science and technology.