Ya Ya Kim
Former Intern (Research)
Ya Ya Kim joined UNRISD in September 2011 to assist Research Coordinator Ilcheong Yi on the project “Making International Development Cooperation Effective” and assist in the preparation of materials for the 2nd Development Forum for the G8/G20.
Ya Ya has a Masters in International Affairs from the Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies in Geneva, Switzerland. Her dissertation explored social policies relating to ageing populations with particular reference to East Asia.
Ya Ya has previously worked at the UN Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights, the UN High Commissioner for Refugees and the UN Information Center in Washington, DC.