People supporting people
                    to take enterprising action
against climate change

Staff Profiles

Kate Hamilton- Cyfarwyddwr – Progamme Director

I’ve always been a fan of Renew Wales’s approach to supporting community action on climate change and am looking forward to building on its great track record and keeping the programme sharp, effective and relevant in a changing world. I’ve come to Renew having spent last year working for the Future Generations Commissioner, and before that 25+ years acting on sustainable development in all sorts of ways - from jobs in international development with Oxfam and CARE International to grassroots action through the Permaculture and...

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Matt Swan- Swyddog Goruchwyliaeth a Chyflawni

Matt Swan- Swyddog Goruchwyliaeth a Chyflawni – Operations and Delivery Officer

Prior to joining Renew in the summer of 2019 I have been involved for several years in the local food scene of Machynlleth, growing and selling veg through a cooperative veg-box scheme and coordinating the community project Edible Mach which is building resilience and skills around growing and cooking food. I am a voluntary director of Mach Maethlon which oversees both these projects and another which is developing the market for local food and training new entrants into horticulture. I’m proud to live in the first town in Wales t...

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Delyth Higgins- Swyddog Cyfathrebu – Communication Officer

Until recently I was a Community Outreach Worker with Sustainable Swansea, which is a project of Swansea Environmental Forum and based at the Environment Centre. We worked with communities and groups, organising activities and events around environmental and sustainability issues. We led the way in preparation and publication of Green Maps and now have a series of 14 maps! I had been in this post for over eight years and previously was a Community Development Worker. I also have a background in policy work within the third sector. I have bee...

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