Indonesia's Approach Toward a Green Economy
Monday, October 14, 2013 from 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM (EDT)
Indonesia's Approach toward a Green Economy
Dr. Mubariq Ahmad
Adviser for Climate Change Policy, World Bank;
Strategy Working Group Leader,
Indonesia's Presidential Task Force on REDD+
Dr. Mubariq Ahmad currently works as Adviser for Climate Change Policy at the World Bank Indonesia Office and leads the Strategy Working Group with Presidential Task Force on REDD+. He is also active in several forums on green economy. From 2003 to 2009, he worked as Executive Director of WWF Indonesia. He also served as a member of the Steering Committee of the Forest Dialogue/TFD (2000-2008), and a member of the WEF Council on Ecosystems and Biodiversity (2008-2011).
Dr. Ahmad holds a Ph.D. in Natural Resources and Environmental Economics from Michigan State University, an MA in International Trade and Finance from Columbia University, New York, and a BA in Economics from the University of Indonesia. While teaching at the Faculty of Economics, University of Indonesia, Dr. Ahmad has served on the international editorial board of Elsevier's Journal of Forest Policy and Economics since 2000.