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Ben Sheardown

Ben graduated from the University of Waterloo's Environmental Engineering program in 2009, focusing since on water/wastewater treatment and environmental approvals.  Ben will be returning to Uganda shortly for his second year as an Long-Term Fellow, having spent the last year working as the lead engineer and project manager for JOELEX, providing public sanitation services for the communities around Kampala.  This year he will be working for Whave Solutions as an Engineering and IT Adviser.  With Whave, he will work with local government and rural communities to provide water maintenance services for groundwater drinking systems around the country.