Rifa is a disaster management professional with more than seven years of experience having worked for the National Disaster Management Authority (BNPB), the World Bank, and WeCare. She possessed MSc in Geophysical Engineering and BSc in Oceanography from ITB (Indonesia). Rifa started her career as a Geophysical Consultant for oil and gas companies. She brings her knowledge in business development to disaster risk management. Rifa is also leading the portfolio on science communication, IEC and knowledge products development, and project management.