Patricia Poppe

Team Leader 

Patricia PoppeMs. Poppe is the Team Leader for Latin America and Lusophone Africa and the Senior Communication Advisor for Water and Hygiene programs worldwide at Global Program on Water and Hygiene for CCP.

She has worked in the field of health communication and development for over 25 years as an international consultant for UNFPA, UNESCO, UNICEF, World Bank, and Save the Children, and as staff at CCP.

Ms. Poppe has designed and managed national, state and community level communication programs and campaigns in a wide range of health areas, including HIV/AIDS prevention, maternal and neonatal health, reproductive health, prevention of violence against women, adolescent development, and water, sanitation and hygiene practices. Ms. Poppe has worked in over 20 countries in Latin America, Africa and Asia. She is fluent in English, Portuguese and Spanish.