Tri Mumpuni is the Founder and Executive Director of People Centered Business and Economic Institute (IBEKA). Mumpuni and her team implemented numerous projects to provide more than 50 villages in remote parts of Indonesia with access to electrical power. Tri Mumpuni is also a Director for Small and Medium Entrepreneurship and People Empowerment in Electricity Sector of Indonesian Electrical Power Society. In recognition of her efforts to improve livelihoods of rural communities, the World Wildlife Fund (WWF) for Nature named her a WWF Climate Hero in 2005. In October 2007, GlobeAsia magazine named her as one of the 99 Most Powerful Women in Asia for her efforts to promote community-based hydro electrification.
- Video Interview: Unlocking the Power of Natural Resources to Strengthen Communities in Rural Indonesia