Ibuki Ozawa

Chairman & Founder, NPO PIECES, Japan

Ibuki Ozawa is the chairman and founder of NPO PIECES, an organization which focuses on protecting the rights and dignities of children who are in crisis, like poverty or abuse, and supporting their healthy growth and development by creating resilient ecosystems where diversity coexists and divisions are connected. Ms. Ozawa also works as a child psychiatrist, both in hospitals and administrations, engaging in preventive medicine of child healthcare and mental healthcare. In addition, she is a researcher at Tokyo University looking at the effects on the development of children growing up in healthy and diverse communities.