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Zoe Lenkiewicz

Zoe Lenkiewicz

Senior Technical Advisor & Head of Communications, WasteAid UK
United Kingdom

Zoë has 20+ years' experience implementing local and global circular economy initiatives within government, business and non-profit organisations. Growing WasteAid from the ground up, Zoë currently provides technical oversight on the design and delivery of programmes, including a food waste and climate resilience project in The Gambia, a plastics collection and recycling programme in Cameroon, and WasteAid’s Circular Economy Network in South Africa, India and Vietnam.  Zoë is leading WasteAid’s campaign to attract global finance to waste management in lower-income countries and bring attention to open burning and its impacts on health and climate; and is driving WasteAid’s strategic focus for fair, inclusive and sustainable waste management. Zoë is a judge for the Africa Green Grants Awards, a CSC Global Leader, and chief author of WasteAid’s award-winning toolkit, Making Waste Work.