Mr. Arief Yuwono is currently the Senior Advisor to the Minister for Foreign Cooperation, Ministry of Environment and Forestry (MOEF), Republic of Indonesia.
Mr. Yuwono started his career serving the Ministry of Environment in 1982. For over thirty years, he held several senior positions covering a wide range of responsibilities. Most recently, he was the Deputy Minister for Environmental Degradation Control and Climate Change at the Ministry of Environment and Senior Advisor to the Minister for Energy at MOEF.
He graduated as a Forestry Engineer from the University of Gadjah Mada and holds a Master of Arts Degree from the Faculty of Geography in collaboration with the Institute of Environmental Studies in Toronto, Canada.