Our wonderful guest speakers – Ali and Hannah- who have been working on the European Clothing Action Plan – ECAP and in particular the Love Not Landfill project.
Ali is the Head of Communications & Behaviour Change for the London Waste & Recycling Board (LWARB). She manages all corporate communications and consumer campaign work for the organisation, running London-wide campaigns on recycling, sustainable food and fashion, as well as providing support and consultancy to boroughs to help them increase recycling and reduce waste at a local level. With over 25 years’ experience of brand development, marketing and communications across the corporate, commercial and public sectors, she has previously worked for organisations as diverse as Reuters, Lloyds Bank, The Post Office, Transport for London, a range of small locally-based charities and WRAP.
Hannah is a Communications and Campaigns Officer at London Waste & Recycling Board working specifically on the Love Not Landfill activity which is part of the European Clothing Action Plan (ECAP). Love Not Landfill aims to divert clothing and textile waste from landfill by changing the behaviour of 16-24 year old Londoners. Hannah has been studying sustainable fashion and social media for the past two years. Prior to this she worked in communications for 15 years in London and Shanghai, both agency and in-house across a diverse range of consumer and healthcare clients.