Thursday, February 16, 2017 - 11:00am
Centre for Water Informatics and Technology
In Collaboration with WWF Pakistan
Presents A Talk on
"Potential Opportunities in Water Sector for the Businesses and Governance Aspects-WWF Global Water Practice"
by Stuart Orr, Head of Water Stewardship, WWF International
Time: 11 am to 1:00pm
Date: Thursday, February 16th, 2017
Venue: LUMS -SBASSE
About the Speaker:
Stuart Orr is currently the Water Practice lead at WWF and has a background in business and academic research. He has worked on a broad spectrum of water issues helping to support WWF in devising and testing new approaches to conservation through engaging business and finance, the water-food-energy nexus, economic incentives and water-related risk. He has published widely on these and other topics while also acting on various advisory panels and boards ranging from the World Economic Forum’s Water Security Council to the IFC Infrastructure & Natural Resources (INR) Advisory Steering Committee. He oversees a growing and talented team within WWF dedicated to proving that there are better ways to develop and grow economies, protect the environment and work with business. He holds an MSc in Environment and Development from the School of International Development at the University of East Anglia. Recent projects include linking water ecosystems to economic and finance concerns of water users, supporting WWF offices in Kenya, Suriname, Bhutan/Nepal, Zambia, Mekong and Turkey.
Interested applicants should complete online registration by February 15, 2017 on the following link: https://goo.gl/XkkMUI