Interim Executive Director
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M.Sc., Water Resources Management University of Wisconsin, Madison, USA 1979
B.A., Behavioral Psychology Bucknell University, USA 1974
System-wide water use management and modeling
Treated wastewater reuse
Water and wastewater treatment
Water service delivery
Water utility financial sustainability
Water valuation and pricing
PublicationsYemen: Urban Water Supply and Sanitation Adaptable Program Loan Implementation Completion and Results Report. World Bank Report No. ICR00001786, 2011
Yemen: Rural Water Supply and Sanitation Project Implementation Completion and Results Report. World Bank Report No. ICR00001844, 2011
West Bank & Gaza Water Sector Capacity Building Project: Project Appraisal Document. World Bank report No. 59948-GZ, 2011
Uzbekistan: Water Supply, Sanitation, and Health Project Implementation Completion and Results Report. World Bank Report No. ICR0000706, 2009.
Kazakhstan: Modernizing the Public Utilities Sector: Analysis and Strategic Recommendations. C. Shugart, R. W. Pollard, ECSSD, World Bank, 2007.
Vietnam Red River Delta Rural Water Supply and Sanitation Project: Project Appraisal Document. World Bank Report No. 31492-VN, 2005
Indonesia Second Water and Sanitation for Low Income Communities Project: Project Appraisal Document. World Bank Report No. 20132-IND, 2000.
Of the People, By the People, For the People: Community-based Sewer Systems in Malang, Indonesia. S. Foley, A. Soedjarwo, R. Pollard, Water and Sanitation Program Field Note Series, 2000.
Designing a Neighborhood Deal for Urban Sewers: a Case Study of Semarang, Indonesia. D. Whittington, J. Davis, H. Miarsono, R. Pollard. Journal of Planning Education and Research, Vol. 19 No.4:297-308, 2000.
Urban Sewer Planning in Developing Countries and the “Neighborhood Deal”: A Case Study of Semarang, Indonesia. D. Whittington, J. Davis, H. Miarsono, R. Pollard. World Bank publication, 1995.
From Pilot Project to National Programme: Rural Sanitation in Lesotho. P. A. Evans, R. W. Pollard, D. Narayan-Parker, R. A. Boydell, M. McNeil, Water and Sanitation Case Studies Series, #2, World Bank Publications, 1990.
Adequate Sanitation Coverage in Lesotho: Present Situation and Future Projections. R. W. Pollard, Lesotho Epidemiological Bulletin, Volume 4, Number 2, 1989.
Local Latrine Builder Training Programme: Contributions to Rural Employment and Income Generation. P. A. Evans, R. W. Pollard, Ministry of Health, Lesotho, October 1988.
Sanitation, Hygiene, and Health. R. W. Pollard, Lesotho Science and Mathematics Teachers Association Journal, Volume 20, Number 3, 1987.
Farmers’ Experiences with Conservation Tillage: A Wisconsin Survey. R.W. Pollard, B. Sharpe, F. Madison, Journal of Soil and Water Conservation, Volume 34, Number 5, 1979