Meet the Speaker
Rep. of Korea Director of the Korea Water Forum since 2016
Yoonjin Kim has been the Planning Director of the Korea Water Forum since 2016. She has also been a member of the Asia Water Council secretariat based at the Water Environment Global Cooperation Center of K-water, since 2015. Previously, she was the program coordinator for the Science and Technology Process of the 7th World Water Forum at the National Committee from 2013. Working in the corporate water sector since 2010, she has focused on the regional coordination of governance and capacity building. She was a co-founding member and a former executive member of the EAST (“East Asia Security for Tomorrow”) Society at the Graduate School of International Studies at Korea University. She was also a founding member of “People for Successful Corean Reunification” (PS CORE) with an academic focus on enhancement of non-traditional security. She also has organized numerous international summits and ministerial level inter-governmental conferences and managed national projects focused on global water cooperation.