Sofia Cordeiro is a Senior Advisor to the Environment Deputy Mayor’s Office of the City of Lisbon. She works on strategic policies for efficiency in water and energy management, coordinating the work of the Municipality with the local districts and major stakeholders and promoting projects for citizen engagement with the city’s sustainability targets.
Sofia aims to close the urban water cycle in Lisbon and replace non-potable uses with recycled water. She recognizes her responsibility in leaving future generations with a city that can sustainably grow. To achieve that, Sofia follows the fact, that especially as a Southern European city, it is necessary to use water wisely.