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Johannes Dunnewolt

Johannes Dunnewolt

History: Young Expert at We Consult - Zambia
YEP period 2018 - 2020, batch 14

Position after YEP

Hydrologist at Vitens, The Netherlands

YEP Role

Role: Water Resources Consultant at Aquaquest ltd.


Since 2010 Aquaquest has been offering specialized cost effective water development and management advice to the water sector in Zambia and surrounding countries. Aquaquest works with commercial farmers, urban and rural developers and the mining sector in identifying, evaluating and executing groundwater and surface water based projects.

As a Water Resources Consultant my main responsibilities were:

  • Project management on hydrogeological and geophysical studies and surveys;
  • Fieldwork, supervision, data analysis and reporting in the field of water resources, water management, groundwater monitoring, hydrogeological and geophysical surveys;
  • Climate change adaptation modelling for large scale agricultural development;
  • Water resource assessments for urban, agricultural and industrial water supply;
  • Project acquisition, proposal writing and client liaison;
  • Training of technical local staff;


Check out my AKVO RSR page to read more about some of the projects: Link (



  • Hydrogeology

  • Water Resource Management

  • Project Management

  • Resistivity Methods

  • Groundwater Monitoring

  • Groundwater Modeling

  • Urban Water Management

  • Proposal Writing


Nationality: Dutch
Education: MSc Water Management, Delft University of Technology; BSc International Land and Water Management, Wageningen University


Experience before YEP

  • Geohydrologist at CWG Ingenieurs b.v., Bergschenhoek Netherlands
  • Junior Consultant Urban Water Management at Van Hoof Project & Watermanagement, Bergschenhoek Netherlands
  • Multidisciplinary Project on Integrated Water Management at GIZ GmbH, Ho Chi Minh City Vietnam
  • Research Internship at the Soil Erosion Research Station, Kfar Monash Israël
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