GECMUN VI - February 14 to 15th
Robin has 10 years of experience in international development and social innovation, including with NGOs and intergovernmental organizations such as UNDP and the World Bank. He is the Co-founder of mymizu, an award-winning social enterprise with a mission to reduce consumption of single-use plastics. He is also the Co-founder & Director of Social Innovation Japan - a platform for social good focusing on the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) - and is a Consultant at the World Bank (Climate Change Group). Robin has led humanitarian operations in countries such as Haiti, Nepal, Vanuatu and Mozambique and co-authored government reports on disaster and climate resilience. In 2017, he took on a sponsored expedition, walking 600+km along Japan’s disaster-affected coastline to document the recovery from the 2011 Fukushima nuclear crisis. Robin is a Board Member of the Shibuya QWS Innovation Council and is also a TEDx Speaker. He graduated with an M.A. in International Business from the University of Edinburgh, UK.