Dec 7, 2023
Yoko Kaburagi passed away peacefully on the morning of October 12, 2023. She joined the Tokyo Foundation in 2008 and served as Program Officer and Director for the Sylff program over 15 years. Yoko is remembered as a cheerful, energetic, enthusiastic, and friendly person by those who worked with her, including Sylff fellows and the university Sylff steering committee members, as well as her colleagues at the secretariat. The Sylff Association secretariat believes that Yoko will be long remembered for her contributions to the Sylff program and for supporting and empowering its fellows.