Bio

BIO

Professional Summary

“Using technology to promote body autonomy, sexual and reproductive health and rights. Empowering young people and influencing social movements, expanding discourse and strengthening a supportive network.”

Inna is the Founder and Director of Samsara, a feminist organisation based in Indonesia that promotes body autonomy, sexual and reproductive health and rights. She started her work in 2007 by blogging her abortion story, then expand it as http://www.askinna.com a website for women seeking abortion services in Indonesia. The following year, she set up Indonesia’s first hotline for safe abortion information. With 12 years of experience working on sexual and reproductive health field, she works directly with young people and women at the grassroots level. This has given her firsthand experience with the existing system, enabling her to gradually challenge the status quo by giving back power to women.

Inna also at the international board for women’s global network for reproductive rights (WGNRR) and member of Asia Safe Abortion Partnership (ASAP). Currently, she work with researcher in documenting self-manage abortion in restricted setting, including for second trimester abortion. Her ambition is to set the golden standard for self-manage abortion aside from current clinical setting and evidence.

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Skills

Medical abortion Database Research Branding
Social Media Counseling Fundraising Creative Initiatives

Initiatives & Experience

2019 – present

Founder | Omah Shakti

http://www.omahshakti.com

2018 – present

Founder | Clopsy Digital

http://www.clopsy.org

2018 – 2019

Founder & Director | Samsara

http://www.samsara.or.id

2007 – present

Author & Owner | askinna

http://www.askinna.com

Education

2017

Columbia University

Human Rights Advocates Program

2001 – 2003

Indonesia Islamic University

Medical

2000 – 2001

Indonesia Islamic University

Law

Speaker & Engagement

2019

Women Deliver Conference | Vancouver, 6-9 June | Canada

41st National Abortion Federation Annual Conference | Chicago, April | USA

Supporting Women to Self Manage Abortion: Informal Community Care
Practices and Considerations for Health Systems | Bangkok, 24—26 February | International Women’s Health Coalition | Thailand,

4th International Congress on Women’s Health and Unsafe Abortion | Bangkok, 19 – 22 February | Thailand

2018

Reactivate Your Energy for The Admin Day | Basel, 22 November | Novartis | Switzerland

Social Intervention Strategies | Jakarta, 15 November 2018 | University of Indonesia | Indonesia

Developing an Advocacy Agenda for Abortion in the 21st Century and Making
Change Happen | Lisbon, 5 – 7 September | International Campaign for Women’s Rights to Safe Abortion | Portugal

FIGO World Congress of Gynecology and Obstetrics | Rio De Janeiro, 14 – 19 October | FIGO | Brazil

Rightscon | Toronto, 16 – 18 May | Access Now | Canada

2017

Rightscon | Brussels, 29 – 31 March | Access Now | Belgium

2016

3rd International Congress on Women’s Health and Unsafe Abortion | Bangkok, 28 – 31 January | Thailand

2015

National Abortion Federation 39th Annual Meeting | Baltimore, 19 – 21 April | NAF & Ipas | USA

Youth+Tech+Health Conference | San Francisco, 26 – 28 April | YTH & Ipas | USA

2014

Asian and Pacific Conference on Gender Equality and Women’s Empowerment:
Beijing+20 Review | Bangkok 17 – 20 November | UN ESCAP | Thailand

World Leader Consultation on Safe and Legal Abortion | Airlie Center, Virginia, 24-25 March 2014 | Ipas | USA

2010 – 2013

2nd International Congress on Women’s Health and Unsafe Abortion | Bangkok, 22-25 January 2013 | USA

Global Youth Forum | Bali, 2 – 4 December 2012 | UNFPA | Indonesia

The 6th Asia Pacific Conference on Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights | Yogyakarta, 20-23 October 2011 | Indonesia