In this espisode of the History Watch Podcast series, Dr. Audra Diptée is in conversation with Dr. Raul Pacheco-Vega about the challenges of developing public policy when addressing water insecurity and water privitization. They also discuss the importance of using a historical lens and historical methods when undertaking policy analysis. Their discussion was recorded in Paris, France.
About Dr. Raul Pacheco-Vega: Raul Pacheco-Vega is a faculty member with the Centro de Investigacion y Docencia Economicas (Mexico). In 2019, he was elected to hold the post of Invited Professor with the Institut des Hautes Études de l’Amérique Latine at the Université Sorbonne Nouvelle. He is the Editor for the Americas of the International Journal of Qualitative Methods, Associate Editor of the Journal of Environmental Sciences and Studies, Assistant Editor of Policy Design and Practice, and sits the editorial boards of several other journals. He is a National Researcher (Level 1) in Mexico’s National Researchers System (Sistema Nacional de Investigadores, SNI) of the National Council for Science and Technology (Consejo Nacional de Ciencia y Tecnología, CONACyT) and a member of the Evidence in Governance and Politics network of researchers and practitioners.