Sustainable Development

Cathay ChangeMakers 2020 – Eni Lestari Andayani Adi

Founder of the Association of Indonesian Migrant Workers, Chairperson of the International Migrants Alliance and advocate for migrant workers’ rights.

Eni Lestari Andayani Adi is the founder of the Association of Indonesian Migrant Workers and chairperson of the International Migrants Alliance. She became an advocate for migrant workers’ rights after being mistreated by her first employer and now strives to create an inclusive society for migrant workers to enjoy equal respect and opportunities. In 2016, she was invited to speak at the opening ceremony of the first UN Summit for Refugees and Migrants.


“My ultimate objective is equality for everyone.”