Freshwater Action Network
– grassroots influencing on water and sanitation

FAN South America welcomes new Regional Coordinator

Leo Tambussi

In July, FAN South America welcomed Leonardo Tambussi of IIED-AL in Argentina as the network's new Regional Coordinator.

Leo Tambussi (pictured top right) has taken over from German  Rocha of Corporación País Solidario (CPS) in Colombia. He previously worked as the South American network's Communications Officer and has a background in communications and campaigning on environmental issues. In the short time in which he has been involved in the network, he has engaged in a number of advocacy processes, representing the network at the UN Climate Change negotiations, Rio+20 and  the 6th World Water Forum.


File 2012The network sent a heartfelt good bye to German Rocha (pictured below right) who led the network for three years and played a key role in consolidating new nodes in Peru and Argentina, promoting to civil society in many processes including the World Water Forum and Rio+20.