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Rohingya refugee Abdul Hafes, 10, brother of Nur Hafes, fills a container with drinking water from a hand pump near his shelter at Palong Khali refugee camp, near Cox's Bazar, Bangladesh, November 1, 2017. Twelve-year-old Nur is sole breadwinner for seven younger siblings and his mother. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi        SEARCH "BREADWINNER REFUGEE" FOR THIS STORY. SEARCH "WIDER IMAGE" FOR ALL STORIES. - RC19AB4E5C30

New financing models will increase access to clean water in fragile settings. Image: REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

Axel van Trotsenburg
Managing Director, Operations, World Bank
Børge Brende
President, World Economic Forum
Marisa Drew
Chief Sustainability Officer & Global Head Sustainability Strategy, Advisory and Finance, Credit Suisse
Sigrid Kaag
Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Finance, Ministry of Finance of the Netherlands
Peter Maurer
President of the Board, Basel Institute on Governance
Wendy Woods
Vice-Chair, Social Impact, Climate and Sustainability; Managing Director and Senior Partner, Boston Consulting Group (BCG)
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