Akgün İlhan

Akgün İlhan was a Mercator-IPC Fellow from 2019/20. Between 2012 and 2018, she worked at the Right to Water Campaign (Istanbul). She received her PhD in Environmental Sciences from the Institute of Science and Technology in Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona and is the author of Towards a New Water Policy: Water Management, Alternatives and Recommendations (2011).


Istanbul’s Water Crisis

Istanbul’s water reserves are drying up. With no miracle cure in sight, environmental science looks for ways to reduce water loss.

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