Fahmuddin Agus

Senior Scientist

Ministry of Agriculture of the Republic of Indonesia

  • Born in Bukittinggi, Sumatera, Fahmuddin earned his BS degree from Andalas University in Indonesia in 1983. His master’s and doctoral degrees in soil science were from North Carolina State University (NCSU), Raleigh, USA in 1989 and 1993, respectively. He is a senior soil scientist at the Indonesian Soil Research Institute (ISRI). He coordinates ISRI’s climate change-related research under the ASB Partnership consortium and under the national research program. He is also actively engaged in sustainable natural resources management and climate change mitigation fora, including the Roundtable for Sustainable Palm Oil (RSPO) and was a lead author of the 2013 IPCC Supplement on Wetland Emissions.

  • Educations

    Ph.D. in Soil Science, North Carolina State University, Crop and Soil Sciences

  • Position

    Senior Researcher, Ministry of Agriculture of the Republic of Indonesia


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Founding member states
Republic of Indonesia Republic of the Congo Democratic Republic of the Congo Republic of Peru
Coordinating partners
Ministry of Environment and Forestry Republic of Indonesia CIFOR UN Environment FAO