Herni Ramdlaningrum, M.P.P
Herni joined Prakarsa in January 2018 as program manager. She is also a researcher at Sociology Research Center of Gajah Mada University in Jogjakarta, Indonesia. Prior to Prakarsa, she worked as Program Management Specialist at UNDP of Indonesia. Her current research focus is on the tobacco illicit trade in Indonesia, which estimates and ascertains the changes in the levels of illicit trade before, during and after tobacco excise taxes increase. In addition, Herni conducts research on the illicit financial flow in the extractive sector, specifically on coal mining in Indonesia. Her research on gender and climate change was recently published by the Ministry of Manpower of Indonesia and on Friedrich Elbert Stiftung (FES).
Herni earned her master’s degree in public policy with a focus in social policy from the Australian National University in Canberra, Australia.