At the moment I am undertaking an applied policy project at Crawford School of Public Policy of ANU, and working with the Commonwealth Department of Health. The result of the project would be submitted to both ANU and The Department of Health of Australia by the end of November 2016.
Emba is a Master Candidate of Public Policy at Crawford School of Public Policy, Australian National University (ANU). He is currently being awarded by the Australia Awards Scholarships, and working for Local Government of Sumbawa in Nusa Tenggara Barat (NTB) Province of Indonesia. Emba is active and interested in sharing his knowledge and expertise voluntarily particularly for individuals and community based organisations. He is the initiator and founder of Lembaga Analisa Kebijakan Publik (LAKIP) Sumbawa and the chairman of Universitas Terbuka Alumni Association of Sumbawa Regency. Emba's special interests are policy research and analysis, local politics, rural development planning, public sector budgeting and management, human resource development, public engagement, participatory development, poverty reduction, environment, and gender equity.