Marilou Ibanez

Presidential Adviser on the Peace Process

Marj has a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Development Studies from the Ateneo de Manila University. She has extensive experience in policy advocacy and conflict management in natural resources involving the indigenous peoples. She is currently in the policy unit of the Presidential Adviser on the Peace Process in Manila, Philippines where she assists in designing programs and interventions for the development of upland rural areas in former rebel sites. She has worked as a consultant in World Bank and JICA projects.