Secretariat

    Headquarters Staff

    The following list includes a quick description of the tasks of each staff member. If you wish to send an e-mail to one of them, simply click on the corresponding name.


    Administrative, institutional

    Valérie Bistagne

    Valérie Bistagne

    Director of Administration and Finance 

    • Human resources
    • Administrative management
    • Finance
    • Legal affairs
    • Official document translations

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    Karim Adgharouamane

    Administrative and Finance Officer

    • Assistant to the Director of Administration and Finance 
    • Bookkeeping, cost accounting
    • Supplier relationship management

    Laurent Grube

    Laurent Grube

    IT Officer

    • IT management
    • Tools development

    Valérie Lydon

    Valérie Lydon

    Team PA

    • Logistics and organization of international and institutional events
    • Administration and maintenance of membership
    • HQ travel arrangements 

    Thematic & political pole

     

    Danielle Gaillard Picher

    Danielle Gaillard Picher

    Director of Policy and Programs

    • Management of the Council’s thematic and political programmes
    • Relationship building with key members and partners
    • Supporting the selection, negotiation process, governance and management of the World Water Forums

    Kevin Chrétien

    Kevin Chrétien

    Project Officer

    • Institutional affairs
    • Support to the Board of Governors
    • Policy and thematic studies

    Mariem Khemiri

    Mariem Khemiri

    Project Officer

    • Coordination of Local Authorities Process and the Istanbul Water Consensus
    • Coordination of Parliamentarian Process 
    • Political policy engagement

    Teresa Liguori

    Teresa Liguori

    Project Officer

    • Coordination of and leading program development on: water and food security, the human right to water, sanitation, transboundary issues, Integrated Water Resources Management (IWRM), Water for Health & Nature 
    • Supporting the Regional Process of 7th World Water Forum

    Camille Giscard d’Estaing

    Camille Giscard d’Estaing

    Project Officer

    • Coordinating progress on Implementation Roadmaps and work on Cities: At the Heart of Growth
    • Supporting the World Water Forum processes

    Chiara Christina Colombo

    Chiara Christina Colombo

    Project Officer

    • Supporting the World Water Council task forces (Climate is water and youth delegates)
    • Supporting the World Water Forum processes

    Bernardas Padegimas

    Bernardas Padegimas

    Project Officer

    • Supporting the World Water Council task forces (Climate is water and others)
    • Supporting the World Water Forum processes

    Communications pole

     

    Alba Glass

    Alba Glass

    Communications Officer

    • Communications, marketing and PR activities
    • Contact for World Water Forum communication activities
    • Translations

    Fabien Canale

    Fabien Canale

    Communications Officer

    • Website integration 
    • Web and newsletter management
    • SEO 
    • Coordination of the King Hassan and Kyoto Prizes