Agence de l'Eau Seine-Normandie - AESN
Agence de l'Eau Seine-Normandie - AESN, France
(College 2 - Governments and government authorities)
About the organization
Programming and participative financing of investments for the water of the basin. Management and follow up of environmental impact and socioeconomics. Information and involvement of water actors. Increasing public awareness and mobilization of citizens about water issues.
Fields of expertise and activities: Water Resources Management, Water Supply or Sanitation, Regulation and Governance, Development or Infrastructure, Environment or Ecosystems, Education or Capacity Building, Economics or Finance, International Cooperation or Humanitarian Relief.
About the Governor representative
Mr. Guy Fradin
Guy Fradin is The General Director of Seine-Normandy Water Agency. He has worked in the Department of Forestry of the UN Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) in Rome and International Affairs of the Ministry of Agriculture. Subsequently in charge of economic issues of the ministry and then appointed Deputy Director for the countryside and the forest. He served as Deputy Director of the Minister of Agricultures office, Regional Director of Agriculture and Forestry Ile-de-France, Director of nature and landscapes and Director of the Office of the Minister of the environment before being appointed Director General of the Seine Normandy Water Agency.
About the Alternate representative
Mr. Jean-Paul RIVAUD
Jean-Paul RIVAUD heads the international relations office at the direction of the water department in charge of ecology. As such it provides the international strategy of the ministry (bilateral and multilateral) in the field of water, he advises the head of the water direction in this regard and he is involved in the implementation of this strategy particularly in relation with other ministries (ministry of foreign affairs). He has conducted numerous missions in foreign countries; in the field of water policy he is particularly aware of transboundary issues.