Jin Young Kim

Jin Young is UAE Country Representative of GGGI and has been leading GGGI’s UAE Country Program from its inception and providing technical advisory for inter-Ministerial government team (“Green Growth Team” consisting of Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Ministry of Environment and Water and Prime Minister’s Office) in developing the UAE National Green Growth Strategy and Green Growth policy and capacity development.

Before joining GGGI, she worked for the Presidential Committee on Green Growth of  Korea  and Korean National Commission on Sustainable Development primarily working on international dimension of Korea’s Green Growth and Sustainable Development Strategy and related policy directions, participating in the negotiations of

UN Climate Change Convention and  OECD’s Annual Meetings of Sustainable Experts(AMSDE).

She graduated from Seoul National University (B.A in Economics and Int’l Relations) and holds dual MAs from Seoul National Univ (Int’l Relations) and University of Washington(Political Science and Political Methodologies).