Ika Idris is associate professor at the public policy & management program, Monash University Indonesia. She is also the chair of Monash Climate Change Communication Research Hub – Indonesia Node. She co-authored a guidebook for Indonesian politicians to campaign on climate change in the 2024 election. Ika is a former journalist and trained in the media & communications discipline. She co-leads a project on climate change resilience among vulnerable communities in Eastern Indonesia (2023-2024).