Noor Huda Ismail


Country: Indonesia

Founder of the Institute for International Peace Building, Noor Huda Ismail’s interest in violent extremism started in 2002, when a former roommate became one of the perpetrators of the first Bali Bombing. His work focuses on reintegration and rehabilitation of former terrorist inmates through social entrepreneurship. He is currently completing a PhD in International Relations and Politics at Monash University.

Pendiri dari Institut Perdamaian Internasional, Noor Huda Ismail tertarik dengan isu kekerasan ekstremisme sejak tahun 2002, saat mantan teman sekamarnya menjadi salah satu pelaku Bom Bali pertama. Karyanya berfokus pada reintegrasi dan rehabilitasi mantan narapidana teroris melalui kegiatan kewirausahaan sosial. Saat ini, ia tengah menyelesaikan pendidikan Doktor program International Relations and Politics di Monash University.

Appearing in

Main Program: The Pursuit of Peace

In an age increasingly defined by difference and hate, these panelists are working to analyze the deep divisions in society and empower others in efforts to promote peace. Take a …


Main Program: Darkness Descends

“Force is all-conquering, but its victories are short-lived.” – Abraham Lincoln. Violence takes many forms and is explained with numerous pretexts, but the outcome is inevitably suffering. These brave speakers …