Eddy Perez is a Lead Sanitation Specialist with the Water and Sanitation Program (WSP) of the World Bank. Perez has a BS in Civil Engineering from the Georgia Institute of Technology and a Masters of Science in Engineering and Public Policy (with a concentration in Science and Technology in International Development) from Washington University (in St. Louis). Perez has over 35 years of experience in the water supply and sanitation, low-cost housing, urban slum upgrading, municipal strengthening and disaster management sectors. In his current role, Eddy leads the WSP global practice on scaling up rural sanitation which seeks to use evidenced based knowledge to influence policies and practices of governments and development partners . Eddy is the chair of the Post 2015 sanitation working group and is a member of the Technical Advisory Group for the Global Sanitation Fund (GSF). Before joining the World Bank, Eddy was the Technical Director for Engineering for the USAID WASH and Environmental Health Project (EHP).
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In Response to Getting to Full Water and Sanitation Coverage
September 03, 2013