Torkil Jønch Clausen

Dr Torkil Jønch Clausen is currently Chair of the Scientific Programme Committee of the World Water Week in Stockholm, Governor of the World Water Council (WWC) and Chair of the Thematic Commission for the 8th World Water Forum 2018, and Senior Adviser to the Global Water Partnership (GWP). He serves as Chair of the Action Platform for Source-to-Sea Management, Chair of the Flood Management Programme of the World Meteorological Organization (WMO), Chair of the WWC Task Force on IWRM, Member of the Science Advisory Panel for the UN Global Environment Outlook 6 (GEO-6), Chair of the Reference Group for the Africa Water and Climate Development Program (WACDEP), Member of the Danish National Committee for IWA, and Bureau Member of the International Steering Committee for the IWRA World Water Congress 2017.

Previously he has been Adjunct Professor at the Technical University of Denmark, Managing Director of DHI Water Policy and Deputy CEO of the DHI Group, Founding Chair of Danish Water Forum, Senior Adviser to UNEP, Founding Chair of the GWP Technical Committee, CEO of the Danish Water Quality Institute, Counsellor in the Danish Ministry of Foreign Affairs/Danida and Head of the Hydrology Department of DHI.