The Office of the Chief Operating Officer (COO) oversees all SIWI’s project work and guides the organization’s strategic development.
The Chief Operating Officer Karin Gardes and her team play a key role in SIWI’s current and future operations. This includes ensuring that the organization has the right capacity and developing efficient processes for the programmatic work.
The COO team guides SIWI on topics such as project design, implementation, and reporting, but also on the more long-term strategic development so that SIWI can continue to contribute to good water governance across the world.
Håkan Tropp, PhDProgramme Director Office of the Chief Operating Officer
Håkan is a leader on water governance with sustainable inclusive impact.
Isabelle DadvarProgramme OfficerOffice of the Chief Operating Officer
Isabelle contributes to the development and implementation of SIWI’s strategy.
Johan KarlssonAdministration OfficerOffice of the Chief Operating Officer
Johan supports the operational departments.
Karin GardesChief Operating OfficerOffice of the Chief Operating Officer
Karin focuses on global impact, strategy development and partnership building.
Through GO-WATER, SIWI offers capacity development on water governance. The programme aims to reduce poverty and inequality by improving water security and resilience.Explore the project