Ms. Wahyuningrum is the Representative of Indonesia to the ASEAN Intergovernmental Commision on Human Rights (AICHR), 2019-2021. She obtained her MA on Human Rights from Mahidol University, Thailand (2007) and now pursuing PhD at the International Institute of Social Studies (ISS) of the Erasmus University Rotterdam. Her research deals with the various state engagement with Human rights in the context of ASEAN regionalism from the third world approaches to International Law (TWAIL).
She was the Team Leader of Regional EU-ASEAN Dialogue Instrument on Human Rights Facility (2015-2017) to support human rights work of the AICHR, the ASEAN Commission on the Promotion and the Protection of the Rights of Women and Children (ACWC), the ASEAN Committee on Migrant Workers (ACMW) and the ASEAN Committee on Women (ACW).
She has spent more than 20 years working in human rights organisations at the national, regional and international level and She was the senior Advisor to the ASEAN Parliamentarians for Human Rights (APHR), 2014-2018, Policy Advisor on ASEAN, Oxfam International (Hongkong), Stationed in Jakarta, indonesia, 2009-2010, Campaign Coordinator SAPA Task Force ASEAN and Human Rights, hosted by Forum-Asia, Bangkok, Thailand, 2008-2009, Campaign Coordinator on Trafficking against Children in Southeast Asia, Terre des Hommes Netherlands, Jakarta, Indonesia, 2003-2004.