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Mart Kamphuis

Mart Kamphuis

YEP period 2020 - 2022, batch 20

Young Expert at Wereld Waternet - Burkina Faso

First position after YEP

Monitoring, Evaluation & Learning Officer at COC the Netherlands

YEP Role

Project coordinator for World Waternet on the Faso Koom project, on supporting regional water authorities in Burkina Faso on Integrated Water Resources Management. The project focuses on water governance, the development of water management plans, the setup of water monitoring programs, the introduction of water taxes and the support of local water committees. For more information, please click here.



Qualitative research, policy-making, project management, IWRM, political philosophy



Nationality: Dutch

  • BSc. Political Science, University of Amsterdam
  • MSc. International Land & Water Management from Wageningen University

Experience before YEP

  • Policy Advisor Flood Safety at a Dutch regional Water Authority (Hoogheemraadschap Hollands Noorderkwartier)
  • Project Manager WASTED at CITIES Foundation
  • Intern Water Resources Management at Ministry of Foreign Affairs, the Netherlands
  • Visiting researcher on allocation of Water Resources at Cape Peninsula University of Technology
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Organisation: Wereld Waternet
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