Mei Mei Meilani

Associate for Partnerships

Mei Mei Meilani is an Associate for Partnerships at Inobu, mostly responsible for developing and managing strategic partnerships with external stakeholders from the private sector, donors, and non-governmental organizations and engaging with media to inform the public about Inobu’s missions and works. Her expertise combines journalism, marketing, and scientific publication writing, which she uses to convey Inobu’s various messages. Mei obtained her Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees from Bogor Agricultural University (IPB) in the fields of the socio-economics of Fisheries and Strategic Marketing. She began her career as a journalist in several national media outlets and then became a researcher at the Institute for Land, Water & Society at Charles Sturt University in Australia. She was a Senior Advisor to Member of Parliament of the Republic of Indonesia from 2014 to 2019 before joining Inobu in November 2019. She is currently pursuing a Ph.D. at Gadjah Mada University (UGM), majoring in Forestry Policy. Get in touch with Mei at mmeilani@inobu.org.