Duala is the Project Manager for Ocean Plastic Prevention Accelerator (OPPA) based in Surabaya, Indonesia. She is responsible for the planning, development, and implementation of the project. Within OPPA, her role is to manage the project implementation, network-building, manage partnerships, and create a strategy with multiple stakeholders in order to build an innovation ecosystem to improve plastic waste management.
Duala has a deep passion for community development. Prior to joining SecondMuse, Duala spent six years working on a few capacity development programs for different issues in collaboration with local communities across Indonesia. She also worked as a journalist for two years.
Although she loves hiking, sailing, and travelling, she also enjoys having a slow day reading some books, binge-watching, gardening, and handcrafting.