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Zita Botelho, BAH, MA

Zita Botelho is passionate about water and promoting dialogue and collaboration to support innovative solutions to water challenges. She is an independent consultant with deep experience in environmental and water public policy development. Prior to working in consulting, Zita was the Manager of Strategic Water Initiatives at the BC Ministry of Environment, where she led the development of Living Water Smart: B.C.’s Water Plan and the initial phases of the Water Sustainability Act policy development. She also worked with Environment Canada and on various international projects in South America, South East Asia, and Africa. She is currently the Project Manager of the Sustainable Funding for Watershed Governance Initiative and the Manager of the reFRESH Water Lab. She has a BAH in Political Studies from Queen's University and an MA in Environmental Studies from the University of Victoria.

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