Ms. MORI Masako'S PHOTOGRAPH OF THE FACE

Ms. MORI Masako

(Real Name: MIYOSHI Masako)

  • Liberal Democratic Party and The Party for Japanese Kokoro
  • Elected 2007 and 2013, Fukushima Prefecture
  • Current Responsibilities in the House of Councillors
    (as of December 10,2017)
    Committee on Environment (Director)
    Special Committee on Reconstruction after the Great East Japan Earthquake
    Research Committee on Natural Resources and Energy

Born:
 August 22, 1964, Fukushima Prefecture

Education:
 1988 Tohoku University, School of Law

Career:
 1995 registered as a lawyer
 1999 Visiting Fellow, honorary member of the New York
    University School of Law
 2005 Deputy Director, Planning and Coordination Bureau,
    Financial Services Agency
 2006 Financial Inspector, Inspection Bureau, Financial
    Services Agency
 2007 first elected to the House of Councillors

(Major posts in the House of Councillors)
 2012 Chairperson, Committee on Oversight of
    Administration
 2016 Chairperson, Committee on Environment

(Major posts in the Government)
 2012 Minister in charge of Support for Women's
    Empowerment and Child-Rearing
    Minister of State for Consumer Affairs and Food
    Safety
    Minister of State for Measures for Declining
    Birthrate
    Minister of State for Gender Equality

(as of January 16,2017)

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