Rocky Pairunan is Technical Officer Environment at the ASEAN Secretariat based in Jakarta, Indonesia. His portfolio includes ASEAN Cooperation on Climate Change and ASEAN Cooperation on Environmentally Sustainable Cities.
He has intensive exposure as a coastal planner at the Ministry Marine Affairs and Fisheries of Indonesia. His postgraduate study was in Marine Spatial Planning and Management at the Liverpool University, United Kingdom.
At the High-Level Seminar, he hopes to grasp more information on how cities in ASEAN deal with emerging environment challenges in the face of their effort to increase the economic growth and ensuring social inclusiveness. He is also keen to understand cities’ policies and implementation towards achieving the SDGs.