Shirmai Chung


Shirmai Chung is an intern at the Global Public Policy Institute (GPPi) in Berlin, where she supports the work of the Global Orders team. Her research interests include environmental democracy, the erosion of democratic values, and Sinophone studies. 

Shirmai is currently a Freeman Asian Scholar at Wesleyan University, where she is pursuing a bachelor’s degree in environmental studies and government. She will begin an exchange year at the London School of Economics and Social Sciences this fall. Previously, Shirmai has worked for Hong Kong’s Business Environment Council, where she helped draft policy recommendations for the Hong Kong government. 

Languages: Cantonese, English, Mandarin

Areas of Expertise

Global Order