Catharien Terwisscha van Scheltinga

Sr Scientist Water Management & Food Security in Deltas, Wageningen Environmental Research
  • Wageningen Environmental Research
  • Netherlands

About Catharien Terwisscha van Scheltinga

The focus of my work is interdisciplinary: water management, food security and climate change adaptation. I have a keen interest to work with and for people, to find solutions, and answer the question behind the question. A lot of capacity development and science-policy interface work. Heading WUR Project Office in Dhaka, working on DeltaCap, BDP2100, JCP, and involved in Delta Alliance.

Areas of expertise

Capacity development and innovation Coastal and delta management Institutions, governance and management Water and food

Areas of Interest

Gender Knowledge sharing in and among organisations, and in civil society The science of implementation Water security in deltaic areas

Your work place

Research or education institution, academia

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