Hendra Yusran Siri
Hendra Yusran Siri is the deputy director for Coastal Disaster Mitigation and Climate Change Adaptation at the Ministry of Marine Affairs and Fisheries of Indonesia (MMAF). He has two decades of experience on coastal zone management. His current position requires him to be a technical person in charge of implementing Building with Nature in Indonesia for reducing coastal erosion along North coast of Java. He also holds a PhD on coastal zone management.
Articles By Hendra Yusran Siri
Building with Nature: Sustainable Protection of Mangrove Coasts
Building with Nature is an innovative approach that combines natural processes with innovative engineering methods to realise sustainable projects. Permeable dams are being utilised as part of a Building with Nature solution to help restore the eroding mangrove-mud coast of the Demak district in central Java, Indonesia.