Yessi Olivia is a PhD student at the School of History and International Relations, Flinders University. Prior of her study at Flinders University in 2015, she was a lecturer at the Department of International Relations, Universitas Riau, Indonesia.
Her research interests are Indonesian foreign policy, human rights, and security studies. She is now working on her thesis on the subject of politics of human rights in Indonesia. She will discuss on assessing Indonesian foreign policy on human rights in the 4th IRD.