World Press Freedom Day 2019
Director, UNESCO IICBA
Yumiko Yokozeki is a specialist in education. She started her career as a rural secondary school teacher and continued her work as an education specialist for UNICEF and JICA. Since 2015, she is the Director of UNESCO IICBA, based in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. While her specialization remains in Africa and she has been to almost all African countries, she has working experiences in other regions.