Aidy Halimanjaya, PhD. is a researcher and consultant with experiences in climate finance, institutional building and impact assessment. She works for making financial allocation more equitable and transparent and for fostering positive impacts of institutions on social and environmental development. Her career focuses on supporting the global effort of mitigating emissions. She has experiences working with the Overseas Development Institute based in London, Indonesia’s Ministry of Indonesia, the Centre for International Forestry Research (CIFOR), the UK’s Forest, Land Use and Governance Programme, the United Nations for Development Programme and climate funds such as Indonesia Climate Change Trust Fund and Green Climate Fund. Her vision and key strengths, active leadership as well as relevant academic and professional experiences in international public policy, finance, climate change, econometrics and impact assessment, match to respond to the needs and challenges of our global world today.