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Yael Velleman
Director of Policy & Innovation

Before joining us, Yael spent 10 years at WaterAid, mostly as a Senior Policy Analyst focused on health and hygiene, developing the organisation’s programme and policy approaches on water, sanitation and hygiene (WASH) and health. In addition to supporting all country programmes, she has substantive experience working in Nicaragua, Nepal and Uganda. More recently, she was based at the World Health Organization to support its work on WASH and neglected tropical diseases. Yael has a BA in International Development from the University of East Anglia and a Masters in Health Policy, Planning and Financing from the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine.