Dr. Yunus Husein

Speaking On: Indonesian approach to tackling fisheries crime

Dr Yunus Husein, S.H., LL.M is the Deputy Head of the Indonesian Task Force on Preventing and Eradicating of Illegal, Unreported, and Unregulated Fishing, Ministry of Marine Affairs and Fisheries of the Republic of Indonesia (“Task Force on Anti-IUU Fishing”), a national task force directly under Minister Susi Pudjiastuti. From 2002-2011 he served as the Head of Indonesian Financial Intelligence Unit. Afterwards, he was appointed as a senior officer for President Delivery Unit for Development Monitoring and Supervisions from 2012-2015. Dr Yunus Husein holds an active role in law enforcement initiatives that promote the use of multi-legal disciplinary approach known as “The Multi-door Approach”. He is an expert in anti-money laundering and anti-corruption laws.

Bio facts

Position: Deputy Head of Task Force on Preventing and Eradicating of IUU fishing, Indonesia

Session: Challenges