- Global health
- Capabilities and human development
- Human rights
- Global goal setting and global governance
- Sustainable Development Goals
Sakiko Fukuda-Parr is director of the Independent Panel on Global Governance for Health, hosted by the Centre for Development and the Environment (SUM), University of Oslo. Further, she is Professor of International Affairs at The New School in New York. She is Vice Chair of the UN Committee on Development Policy. From 1995 to 2004, she was lead author of the UNDP Human Development Reports. Prior to this, she worked at the World Bank and UNDP on agriculture, aid coordination in Africa and capacity development.