Silvia holds a PhD in Environmental Management & Development from the Australian National University, an M.S. in Environmental Management from the National University of Singapore, and a B.S. in Animal Husbandry from Udayana University in Bali, Indonesia. She has extensive experience in research and analysis to support rural and urban development, environmental governance and the development of financial mechanisms to support natural resources management (including REDD+). Silvia has worked with the Indonesian government as well as for international organizations and multi-lateral donors throughout Southeast Asia. She is the national coordinator for Earth Innovation Institute’s Indonesian program.