Missael Hotman Napitupulu (Ael)

Missael Hotman Napitupulu (Ael)

Board Member: Indonesia

Ael Napitupulu is a young gay-theologian and SRHR social worker, originally from Indonesia, who is very passionate about youth, inter-religious, gender and issues on sexuality. He has been working for the LGBTQI youth community since he was 19 years old. His interests in social movements started when he was involved in his university’s campus activities back in 2012. Ael is now a Program Manager at Fokus Muda: Indonesia Young Key Population Network, and has held this position since 2017. Ael hopes to improve the current information on issues related to adolescent and young key population in Asia Pacific. He hopes that, Youth LEAD will be able to teach its members to be able to conduct studies related to adolescent and young key population at the country level.