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Veronica Girardi

Policy Officer, Water Sector, European Commission, DEVCO

Policy Officer, Water Sector, European Commission, DEVCO

Veronica Girardi

Biography

Veronica Girardi is working as Policy Officer for Water at the European Commission Directorate-General for International Cooperation and Development. In her present job, she is the water focal point for the whole Africa continent in DG DEVCO, she manages a portfolio of centralised water projects, provides technical support to EU Delegation and help in the formulation of Water and Sanitation development policies with other European Union’s Institutions, EU Member States and other global actors like UN-Water, UNECE, UNESCO.

Before joining the Water Team in 2014, she has been working as desk officer for Gambia and Mali in the same DG and as project manager for different non-governmental organisation active in development cooperation actions in Sub-Saharan Africa. In her 10 years’ experience in development issues, she has been in charge of the implementation of projects and programmes in the fields of water and sanitation, health and environment and responsible for defining strategies and interventions in these sectors. She is graduated in Political Sciences and International relation and holds a Master in Diplomacy.

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