Tri Mumpuni (Puni) is an agriculture engineer; she has been campaigning to replace the diesel power generation to renewable energy at the decision maker level, and also promote rural development and community based public transport services. Iskandar pioneers Public Private Partnership Model to build small power plants in which the community share equals the private sector. The income generated from the energy sales goes back to the village for a community development fund. On a national level, Iskandar holds positions advising the office of Energy and Mineral Resources. While on fellowship, Iskandar focused on rural community development and visited community organizations fostering economic self-sufficiency, foundations, and centers for renewable energy and appropriate technologies.

Organization

IBEKA; Minister on New and Renewable Energy

Title

Executive Director; Senior Advisor

Areas of Interest

Environment, Agriculture, Forestry, Fisheries, Rural Development, Energy
  • Puni Iskandar

Program Year

2009

Program

Multi-Nation Program

Country of Origin

Indonesia

Destination Country

United States