Yohana Susana Yembise

Yohana Susana Yembise is the Minister of Women Empowerment and Children Protection. She was born in Manokwari on October,1, 1958 and was the first woman from Papua province to  become a professor at the Educational Sciences Department of Cendrawasih University in Jayapura, Papua in 2012. This mother of three earned her Master’s degree from the Education Department of Simon Fraser University in Canada in 2001 and pursued her Doctorate degree at the University of Newcastle in the UK.