Indonesia FIPs Director

Dessy Anggraeni leads SFP’s implementation of FIPs (fisheries improvement projects) in Southeast Asia and manages FIP coordinators in fisheries in that region. She is also part of the FishSource research and content development team. Dessy has more than 10 years of experience in conservation and natural resource management and economic development issues in Indonesia. She has worked on marine conservation and coastal management in some key marine reserves in Indonesia to demonstrate the economic benefits of conservation to local stakeholders. She holds a master’s degree in Applied Environmental Economics from the Department of Agricultural Economics and Business Management from the Imperial College at Wye, University of London, and a bachelor’s degree in Forest Resource Conservation from the Faculty of Forestry, Bogor Agricultural University, Indonesia. She worked with Conservation International Indonesia from 2001 to 2007 as Senior Resource Economist.