Portrait of Merriden Varrall

Merriden Varrall

Dr Merriden Varrall is Director of the East Asia Program at the Lowy Institute. Before joining the Lowy Institute, Merriden was the Assistant Country Director and Senior Policy Advisor at UNDP China, where she focusing on China’s international development cooperation policy. She has spent almost eight years living and working in China, including lecturing in foreign policy at the China Foreign Affairs University.