Naoki Nihei

Naoki Nihei belongs to the Graduate School of Social Sciences of Waseda University, Tokyo. Since 2003, he has been engaged in the Official Development Assistance (ODA) in the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP). He served as Peace and Development Advisor in UNDP Kyrgyz Republic (2017-18), Deputy Director for Central Asia and the Caucasus Division at JICA HQ (2016), Partnerships Advisor at UNDP HQ (2012-16) and Deputy Chief Representative of JICA Uzbekistan Office (2009-12).