Founder and Director, Nijiiro Diversity
Maki Muraki (she/her) is one of the most renown lesbian activists in Japan. She has been working for LGBTQ+ community for over 28 years and founded a nonprofit organization, Nijiiro Diversity, in 2013 to promote workplace inclusion. She conducts nation-wide surveys on LGBTQ+ life and work and uses the data to educate society. In 2022, she founded the Pride Center Osaka, a place to support LGBTQ people’s recovery from the pandemic of COVID-19. Maki is also a labor and social security attorney, a board member of major wedding company and an author of “Nijiiro Change Maker”.
Mrs/Dr. Semjidmaa Choijil (PhD)
Executive Director, Psychological Responsiveness NGO, Mongolia
founder and Executive Director, Equal Asia Foundation
Representative Director, J-ALL (Japan Alliance for LGBT Legislation)
Founder of #Nandenaino Project Co-chair of CIPATEC Deputy Representative of FIFTYS PROJECT
Advocacy Officer, JOICFP (Japanese Organization for International Organization in Family Planning)