ir. CTHM (Catharien) Terwisscha van Scheltinga

ir. CTHM (Catharien) Terwisscha van Scheltinga

Senior Researcher Water Management in Deltas / Director Project Office Dhaka, Bangladesh / Int'l Secretariat Delta Alliance

My passion is to create connections between people and knowledge, and, in doing so, to contribute to SDG2 Zero Hunger. I do applied research, provide policy advice, develop and give training and build capacity in the field of water management and food security in deltas. 

Mrs Terwisscha van Scheltinga is a highly competent international water professional with a trans-disciplinary focus, combining knowledge areas like water management, climate change, gender, education, irrigation, agriculture, policy, and relate them to change processes. She has excellent program management, training, networking and inter-cultural communication skills, is enthusiastic and committed to work with and for people.

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