Shunta Takino

Junior Policy Analyst, OECD

Shunta Takino

Shunta conducts policy analysis on the interlinkages of mental health policies with youth, employment and welfare policies in the Directorate for Employment, Labour and Social Affairs, including on the policy responses to support young people’s mental health through the COVID-19 crisis and beyond, and the implementation of the OECD Recommendation of the Council on Integrated Mental Health, Skills and Work Policy. He is a member of the Young Associates Programme of the OECD, and also the Head Delegate for the Japanese Delegation to the Youth 7 Summit 2021, the official G7 engagement group for young people.