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Asia-Pacific Network for Global Change Research

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APN Member

Reo Kawamura

Director, Office of Global Environment and Decarbonizing Innovation Research, Ministry of the Environment

Reo Kawamura graduated from the School of International and Public Affairs, Columbia University. He has been mainly dealing with climate change mitigation through economic measures, such as consideration of emissions trading scheme, the greening of the tax system, and the promotion of ESG finance. He experienced secondment to the OECD, Ministry of Finance, and Nuclear Regulation Agency. After working as Director of Office for Mainstreaming Biodiversity, since September 2021, he is heading the Office of Global Environment and Decarbonizing Innovation Research, which deals with surveys and research related to global environmental conservation and global GHG monitoring with satellites (GOSAT-series).