Juho Haapala

Doctoral student, M.Sc. (Tech)

p: +358440886882
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Main research interest:

  • Institutional approaches and arrangements to local water resources management
  • Water supply, sanitation and hygiene developments
  • Water-related behaviour changes
  • Institutional Bricolage
  • Rural livelihoods
  • Water resources and governance of rural peripheries
  • Nepal, Central Asia, East Africa, Asia, the Himalayas
  • Development interventions and cooperation
  • Water governance


Ongoing projects:

  • Doctoral Research


Selected publications:

Haapala, Juho & White, Pamela (2015). Why do some behaviours change more easily than others? Water-use behaviour interventions in rural Nepal, Waterlines 34(4). DOI: 10.3362/1756-3488.2015.031 [pdf]

Haapala, J., Rautanen, S., White, P., Keskinen, M. & Varis, Olli. 2016. Facilitating bricolage through more organic institutional designs? The case of water users’ associations in rural Nepal, International Journal of the Commons, (10):2. doi: 10.18352/ijc.688.