Papua Regional Senior Manager, WRI Indonesia
Julia Kalmirah is a Papua Regional Senior Manager of WRI Indonesia. After she graduated from the Faculty of Law, Parahyangan University Bandung, Julia joined WALHI as a lawyer who actively advocates environmental issues through litigation and non-litigation. Julia has also joined KEHATI to develop Advokasi Kebijakan Publik program.
She learned about humanitarian and disaster management issues when she worked for Oxfam Hong Kong and Oxfam Australia. She was deployed to Timor Leste to handle the Climate Change Adaptation program. Since focusing on environmental issues, she has been involved with multiple organizations such as HuMA, INSPIRIT, Sawit Watch, Epistema, Pokja Reforma Agraria dan Perhutanan Sosial, Ecosister, LBH APIK, etc.
Prior to joining WRI Indonesia, she worked for a multi-stakeholder collaboration forestry program (MFP Phase 3) between the government of Indonesia and the United Kingdom.
During her free time, she spends her time traveling or having a cup of coffee.