OECD appoints new head for its Water Governance Programme

The Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) has appointed Håkan Tropp (pictured) as head of the OECD Water Governance Programme.

Tropp has over 15 years’ experience in water governance and institutional change, water policy reform, integrated water resources management, water economics, transboundary water and water integrity.

He has worked in South Asia, Europe and Africa providing policy advice, research and capacity development within the UN, policy think tanks, research institutions and donor agencies. Since 2004, Tropp led the water governance department, including the Water Governance Facility, of the Stockholm International Water Institute.