Gender and Water Alliance

Who we are

Created in March 2000 as an open network at the Second World Water Forum in The Hague, the Gender and Water Alliance is an informal network of more than 2100 organisations and individuals from over 120 countries. GWA is governed by an independent Steering Committee and directed by a secretariat based in the Netherlands.
The Steering Committee
At the moment the Steering Committee of GWA consists of 5 members; 1 chair, 1 Secretary/ Vice-Chair, 1 Treasurer and 2 members. There are three open seats for advisors to the Steering Committee.
The Secretariat
At the moment the secretariat of GWA consists of 6 people; the Executive Director, Joke Muylwijk; a Deputy Director, Margriet Reinders; 2 Senior Programme Officers, Juana Vera Delgado and Anamika Amani; a Membership manager/Financial Assistant, Milena Nevolina; and an Office Attendant, Zine Hosgören-Bozkurt
GWAPB Office and the team
For this programme a team has been composed of 9 members, of whom 8 are based in the office in Dhaka. Click the link on their name to find out more about them.
Regional focal points & country facilitators
At the moment GWA has one regional focal point and no country facilitators
The members of the Gender and Water Alliance are its greatest asset as the GWA strives to reach its goals through its membership. The Gender and Water Alliance strives for a worldwide representation in the membership, in which both women and men, individuals and organisations are represented. Here you can find data about the membership and information on activities of members.
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