Christal Setyobudi is a Policy Associate at J-PAL Southeast Asia. One of her current main tasks is working on improving the monitoring and evaluation system. She joined the team shortly after completing an MA in development studies at International Institute of Social Studies – Erasmus University in the Netherlands, where she majored in the economics of development and served as a teaching assistant. Prior to that, she was a part of several NGOs in Indonesia including Wahana Visi Indonesia, partner of World Vision, working on development projects focusing on child well-being; and Kopernik, where she worked with the team to conduct technology testing in rural areas of Indonesia. She holds a bachelor's degree from International Undergraduate Class, Faculty of Economics and Business, University of Indonesia.