The European Junior Water Programme (EJWP) is the flagship programme and official trade name of H20-People. H20-People became active in the public sphere with EJWP in 2019. At the moment H2O-People has two glafship programmes: the European Junior Water Programme (EJWP) and Blue Innovation Track for Advanced Water Leaders, and supports multiple European collaboration projects and innitiatives.
The H2O-People mission is to support water people, their organizations, their projects, and other collaborations with key specialties for succes. Our services empower water professionals to apply their complete skill sets to establish a water-smart sociert, from knowledge transfer and creation, to communication and leadership – combined to create impact through social innovation.
Therefore H2O-People develops and implements unique programmes, through utilitzing the power of social design and collaborates in projects on human capital development throughout the European Water ecosystem.
The services of H2O-People include:
Contact us if your organisation will benefit from tools to create tangible results t with our dynamic community of human-centric approach. More information on our dedicated website and H2O-People Flyer.
Empowering people not only for technical solutions, but also reinforcing human elements of partnerships for social innovation in the water and environmental sector.
Our programme participants develop a broader scope of professional and personal opportunities, leading to positive impacts in their engagement with organisations that are committed to a better living environment. H20-People structures interaction with participants to create a space for further inspiring exchanges among trainers and the program designers. We apply personalised approaches and follow-up in a commitment to target results. An eye for synergies is developed through pairing the right people with the right expertise to broaden the scope of development.
We believe in operational partnerships with our participants, and from this connectivity comes a more real potential for participants to contribute to their communities. Our expertise centers on programs that highlight links between the content of participants’ work within the physical environment, to identify optimum paths for projects and personal development.
Do you want to create a specific programme for your organisation, project or other collaboration? Get in touch to schedule a free consultation.
Coach, trainer and consultant
Communication advisor/ copywriter
Head of Politics, Eurecat – Centro Tecnológico de Catalunya and
Acting Coordinator of the WWQA – UNEP
Ambassador since 2020
Marielle van der Zouwen
Deputy director and management team KWR Water Research Institute, Head of Sustainability & Transitions Group
Ambassador since 2020
Director for Zero Pollution and Green Cities
Ambassador since 2020
Professor-Civil Engineering, University of Thessaly, Greece;
Vice President of Research and Technology–Water Europe;
Member of the WEF Nexus Steering Committee at Future Earth
Ambassador since 2021
Deputy director and management team KWR Water Research Institute, Head of Sustainability & Transitions Group Ambassador since 2020…
Head of Politics, Eurecat - Centro Tecnológico de Catalunya and Acting Coordinator of the WWQA - UNEP Ambassador since 2020…
I joined EJWP 2019 by contacting Director Naomi Timmer, after checking for water-related training and education programs at the European and global levels. I am interested in continuous education and learning through new networks, and even though I was connected in my field in Germany, I knew that I was lacking knowledge about the European water governance scene. In the meantime, I’ve connected my E…
I became interested in EJWP to raise the profile of the European part of my work. I’m focused on increasing European projects as part of my career path at ACTeon Environment in France. I also wanted to grow my experience to see the bigger picture, and meet people from different backgrounds and disciplines to learn from. I really try to maximize what is given to me. Innovation is one of our strongest values where I work, so learning to work together better at various levels is critical because water is very transversal. We need to think more about water management in social and political perspectives in determining what we nee…
ACTeon is a French consulting and research company specialised in environmental strategies and policies.…