Waiting for water in Ethiopia © Aleksandr Hunta / Shutterstock
Improving water security for the poor
Saskia works on understanding, measuring and communicating water risks and trade-offs, especially as they relate to environmental health. Her current research takes an interdisciplinary, systems-based approach and focuses on drinking-water safety in rural low-income contexts.
Kelly Ann Naylor, Associate Director, Water, Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH) Section, Programme Division, UNICEF
'Our partnership with REACH recognises science has a critical role in designing and delivering effective policy and improving practice on the ground.'