Nani Zulminarni (Indonesia)
Nani Zulminarni is a gender and development specialist, facilitator and consultant with an interest in community organizing, economic and political empowerment of women. She is the coordinator of PEKKA, the ‘Women-Headed Households Empowerment Program’. PEKKA organizes poor women headed households, helping them build their vision for change, capacity, networking and advocacy skills. PEKKA works in 8 provinces in Indonesia — Aceh, West Java, Central Java, West Kalimantan, NTB, NTT, North Maluku and Southeast Sulawesi, reaching more than 300 poor villages and 10,000 families. Nani is also the advisory board of The Center for Women’s Resources Development (PPSW) and a chairperson of the regional network – the South East Asia for Popular Communication Program (SEAPCP) and the co-director of JASS – SEA (Just Associates South East Asia).