Dr. Annisa Triyanti is a postdoctoral researcher on water and climate governance and lecturer at the Copernicus Institute of Sustainable development, Faculty of Geosciences, Utrecht University. She obtained her bachelor (2011) and master degree (2013) in Geography from the Faculty of Geography, Universitas Gadjah Mada, Indonesia. She received her PhD degree on the topic of governance of ecosystem-based disaster risk reduction (Eco-DRR) from the University of Amsterdam in 2019. Previously, she was also working as a Human Geography lecturer at the Faculty of Geography, Universitas Gadjah Mada, Indonesia (2013-2017). She is currently an active research fellow of the Earth System Governance (ESG) network and has been working in many projects together with many international scientific organisations and policy makers. One of her latest appointments is a member of the Sendai Framework Hazard Terminology and Classification Review Task Team organised by the International Science Council and the UN Office for Disaster Risk Reduction (UNDRR). She has published numerous scientific publications on the topic of disaster risk reduction and climate change adaptation governance. She has been a global advocate with more than five years of experience as a youth and young scientist representative at the UN-intergovernmental processes, including disaster risk reduction, climate change, and sustainable development. She is the co-founder of the UN Major Group for Children and Youth (UNMGCY) – Young scientists platform on DRR and its first focal point (2016-2017). In 2017-2019, she was appointed as the young scientists representative for the UNDRR Global Science and Technology Advisory Group (STAG).