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Robert Schröder, DG Environment: “We hope to boost innovation with regard to water related challenges.”

Oct 13th, 2011 |

Brussels, 13.10.2011. The European Water Partnership had the pleasure to interview Mr. Robert Schröder, national expert in the ‘Protection of Water Resources’ Unit of the Directorate General for the Environment of the European Commission, about the Innovation Union and the development of the candidate European Innovation Partnership on Water Efficiency.

Robert Schröder, National expert in the 'Protection of Water Resources' Unit of the Directorate General for the Environment of the European Commission.

Robert Schröder, National expert in the 'Protection of Water Resources' Unit of the Directorate General for the Environment of the European Commission.

Robert Schröder is working as a national expert in the ‘Protection of Water Resources’ Unit of the Directorate General for the Environment of the European Commission. In this position, Mr Schröder is responsible for the development of the candidate European Innovation Partnership on Water Efficiency.

Mr. Schröder has a Master degree in Political Science – International Relations. From 2001 until 2004, he has worked as a political assistant to a Dutch member of the European Parliament, working on environmental affairs. From 2004 until 2011 Mr. Schröder has represented the Association of Dutch Drinking Water Companies (Vewin) and the Association of Dutch Regional Water Management Authorities (Unie van Waterschappen) in Brussels.

To read the full interview, please click here.





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