Barbara Schreiner

Executive Director of the Pegasys Institute 

Former Interim Board Chair of the WLE Steering Committee

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Barbara Schreiner is the Executive Director of the Pegasys Institute, a Director at Pegasys Consulting, a member of the Board of the International Water Management Institution and ex-Chairperson of the Water Research Commission of South Africa. She has worked in the fields of water, energy and climate change, and in the public, private and NGO sectors. She has written extensively on issues of water governance and management, gender and poverty. She was a member of the Global Water Partnership Steering Committee, and Board member of the Challenge Programme on Water for Food and member of the CGIAR Aquatic Agricultural Systems Programme Oversight Panel. She is on the Editorial Board of Frontiers in Environmental Science as a Review Editor for Freshwater Science.

Contents authored by Barbara Schreiner

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    A place for women in the world of water