Program Manager for Global Water Security and Sanitation Partnership (GWSP)
Joel Kolker is the Program Manager for Global Water Security and Sanitation Partnership (GWSP) and Lead Water Supply and Sanitation specialist with the World Bank Water Global Practice. He has worked on water and infrastructure issues in Asia and Africa for the last 25 years and is currently leading the Water Practice’s global effort to blend donor and concessional finance with domestic commercial finance to support water and sanitation infrastructure investments. Before joining the Water Practice, he worked with the World Bank Institute and the Public Private Infrastructure Advisory Facility. He holds Master’s degrees from the University of Pennsylvania in the USA.