Julia is a Principal Consultant at Aguaconsult. Julia has seven years of experience in the WASH sector and holds an MA in Town and Country Planning from La Sorbonne, Paris. Prior to joining the company Julia worked for AFD (L’Agence Française de Développement) based in Ghana, where she was responsible for urban and rural infrastructure development including transport, urban planning, decentralization and water programmes; and in Paris where she worked on urban development programmes in Ghana and Kenya. Julia’s expertise includes rural water service delivery including policy reform, monitoring, alternative community management models and urban planning. Julia also has research experience in Burkina Faso and Uganda and provides international and country level research input for the Triple-S Sustainable Services at Scale Programme. Julia is fluent in English and French, and is currently learning Portuguese.