Purwowidi Astanto

Purwowidi Astanto was previously attached to Yayasan Pembangunan Citra Insan Indonesia (YPCII) as the Behavior Change Communications & Knowledge Management (BCC & KM) Specialist, focusing on community development, especially in the WASH (Water, Sanitation and Hygiene) and MNCH (Maternal, Neonatal and Children Health) programs.

Widi has more than 10 years of experience working in various NGO works, including 5 years stationed in Timika, Papua. He specializes in community empowerment, project monitoring and evaluation, capacity building and behavior change communications. He enjoys organizing trainings and workshops, especially using participatory and andragogy methods, making him well-connected with local governments and local communities.

He earned his Bachelor’s Degree majoring in Forest Product Technology from Bogor Agricultural University (IPB).