Frank Rijsberman

Frank Rijsberman has been director general of the International Water Management Institute (IWMI), an international research center supported by the Consultative Group on International Agricultural Research, since 2000. He is also a professor at the UNESCO-IHE Institute for Water Education in Delft and at Wageningen University and Research in the Netherlands. Rijsberman earned his Ph.D. in water resources planning and management from Colorado State University. He has 25 years of experience in natural resources planning and research for fresh water resources, coastal zones, soil erosion and environmental management.