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We provide assistance related to water governance to UN agencies (UNDP, UNICEF and others) and their partners (national and local, government and civil society). Please contact us for more information - email to

WGF provides water governance related knowledge by making the expertise gathered at SIWI available to the UN and its partners. The list below includes the SIWI personnel that cater for most of WGF's work.


birgitta2 Birgitta Liss Lymer
WGF Director, Source-to-Sea,
Water Resources
Phone: +46 8 121 360 89
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Dr. Alejandro Jiménez
Thematic Director, WASH
Governance, Resilience,
Accountability, Sustainability
Phone: +46 8 121 360 41
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Dr. Jenny Grönwall
Senior Advisor, Water governance,
Human rights
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Lotten Hubendick
Programme Officer, WASH
governance,  GoAL WaSH
Phone: +46 8 121 360 91
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James Leten
Senior Programme Manager, IWRM, Integrity, Sub-Saharan Africa
Phone: +46 8 121 360 92
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Alice Nassar Jaraiseh
Programme Manager, Water
integrity MENA Region,
Capacity Development
Phone: +46 8 121 360 42
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Pilar Avello
Programme Manager, Governance, Integrity, Latin America
Phone: +46 8 121 360 22
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Kerry Schneider
Programme Manager,
Transboundary water
Phone: +46 8 121 360 88
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Panchali Saikia
Programme Officer, Water
resilience, Institutional analysis gender, Transboundary water
Phone: +46 8 121 360 70
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Ruth Mathews
Programme Manager,
Phone: +46 8 1213 6079
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Virginia Mariezcurrena
Programme Manager, Lawyer specialized in Environmental
Management and Policy
Phone: +46 8 121 360 64
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  Ricard Giné
Programme Manager, Monitoring, WASH poverty, Sustainability
Phone: +46 8 121 360 65
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Kanika Thakar
Programme Officer, Source-to-Sea, NAIAD, Accountability for Sustainability
Phone: +46 8 121 360 36
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