Yuyun Ismawati named an Inspiring Women of the year 2014 by FORBES Indonesia
Yuyun Ismawati selected as one of Indonesia’s Inspiring Women 2014 held by Forbes Indonesia. The 10 women’s included in the list of Indonesia’s Inspiring Women 2014 are more than just high achievers, They are also inspiring, as role models for others to find their own path to success.
Yuyun Ismawati is a senior advisor and co-founder of the Balifokus Foundation which since 2000 has been implements sustainable community-based waste and sanitation management programs that provide employment opportunities to low-income people and empower them to improve the environment. Since 2008, Ismawati expanded her area of interest by establishing Indonesia’s Toxics-Free Network. She intends to connect with more local and international NGOs and communities to work against the spread of toxic substances from burning wastes, pesticides, and heavy metals such as mercury. Yuyun Ismawati also as IPEN steering committee member in Lead for ASGM/Mining.
Read the announcement of Yuyun as an Inspiring Woman of the Year 2014 in Forbes Indonesia here.