Judith Rees

Grantham Research Institute on Climate Change and the Environment

Judith is Co-Director at the Grantham Research Institute on Climate Change and the Environment, at the London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE). She was also Deputy Director of LSE  from 1998 to 2004, and Acting Director from May 2011 until September 2012. Judith has acted as an advisor to the World Bank on water privatisation, regulation and pricing and to a number of national governments on institutional design and regulatory regimes. She was member of the Technical Advisory Committee of the Global Water Partnership from 1996 until 2009. Judith has also been chair of the Training and Development Board and member of the Central Council at the Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC), from 2004 to 2010. Judith was awarded the title of a Commander of the Order of the British Empire (CBE) in 2006.

Within PRISE, Judith is responsible for quality control of the Grantham Research Institute on Climate Change and the Environment’s work, and knowledge exchange and engagement with non-national decision and policy makers.