Mr. Josh Weinberg


Position at SIWI: Programme Officer
Email: josh.weinberg@siwi.org
Phone: +46 8 121 360 35

Responsibilities

Mr Josh Weinberg joined SIWI in 2007, and works as a Programme Officer in Knowledge Services supporting SIWI’s work in the thematic area of the Water, Energy and Food Nexus. He serves as the focal point for SIWI’s programmes in China, coordinating its work under the EU China Water Platform and the China Water Sector Capacity Development cooperative programme implemented with Chinese Ministry of Environmental Protection.

Competence

Mr Josh Weinberg is formally educated in Spatial Planning, East Asian Studies and holds a MSc in Natural Resource Management from Stockholm University. His research interests include behavior change, food supply chain efficiency, water demand management and urban planning issues. Since joining SIWI in 2007, he has authored or edited dozens of reports, publications and articles on a wide range of water related topics.

Background

An American and Swedish national, Mr. Josh Weinberg has extensive experience working with water and sustainability issues in Europe, China and the United States. Outside of SIWI, he has worked as a researcher, editor or consultant on a variety of projects and publications for clients including WWF, IKEA, IDRC and UN-Water.