Dr Danka Thalmeinerova, GWP

Dr Danka Thalmeinerova is a water expert who worked with the Slovak Ministry of Environment. She participated in projects related to EU approximation, water policy and legislative development, IPPC implementation, international treaty implementation and water pricing. She also led a team for several EU and UNDP/GEF-funded projects in Central and Eastern Europe (CEE) on implementing the EU Water Framework Directive. She is a member of the Association of Waste Water Experts in Slovakia. She was also a head of international Environmental Policy Program of Academia Istropolitana Nova in Slovakia and was invited as a guest lecturer in education courses in Brandenbourg Technical University, Cottbus, Germany, the Economic University Bratislava, and Trencin University in Slovakia. For five years she was project manager for a Harvard University USAID project on environmental economics and policy in CEE.

Since 2008, she is a Senior Knowledge Management Officer at the Global Water Partnership Organisation, promoting and facilitating a culture of knowledge sharing and technical support across the GWP Network.