Trained in polical sciences, Kristel MALEGUE is working in the water sector since 15 years, for NGOs. In particular, Kristel MALEGUE was the coordinator of Coalition Eau, the network of French NGOs working in the water and sanitation sector, from 2011 to 2016. During this period, she was a member of the French Water Parnership, on behalf of Coalition Eau, and took actively part in the board and in the different activities of the FWP. Today, Kristel MALEGUE is the Advocacy and International Partenarship Director of the NGO Eau Vive. In that framework, she works to influence the stakeholders at different levels, to promote an universal access to water and sanitation, as well as a better management and the preservation of water resources.