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APE Interview Series

In our APE Interview Series, we met high-level water experts to discuss the future of water and share perspectives on the upcoming challenges and solutions for truly sustainable water services. All of the interviews are available in Aqua Publica Europea's publication 'The Public Water Services of the Future'.

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Caroline Whalley, Expert: Water Industries and Pollution at the European Environment Agency, exchanges with Aqua Publica Europea on environmental sustainability. Read more > 

Xavier Leflaive, Principal Administrator (water) at the OECD's Environment Directorate, explains the economic and financial implications for water management looking forward. Read more > 

Aziza Akhmouch, Head of Division and Oriana Romano, Policy Analyst, at the Division on Cities, Urban Policies and Sustainable Development, of the Centre for Entrepreneurship, SMEs, Regions and Cities, Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) share with Aqua Publica Europea perspectives on water governance and why it matters. Read more > 

Andrea Guerrini, President of WAREG, the European network of water regulators, shares views with Aqua Publica on the role that water regulation can play in supporting utilities in their mission to provide efficient services. Read more > 

Julie Perkins, Officer-in-Charge of the Secretariat at UN-Habitat's Global Water Operators' Partnerships Alliance (GWOPA) shares insight on the role of water operators and the evolution of decentralised cooperation for increased access to water and achievements Sustainable Development Goals. Read more > 

David Boys, Deputy Secretary General, at Public Services International, exchanges with Aqua Publica Europea on unions' expectations and the relationships between public operators and their workers. Read more > 


  • Read the full publication The Public Water Services of the Future: here

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