Future Connect: Sustainably Speaking
12.30 pm - 1.30 pm
Location: Live-streamed via Vimeo and YouTube
As the future leader of a forward-thinking international finance centre, you have the power to help create a brighter and sustainable future for Jersey.
The live-streamed Future Connect event, entitled ‘Sustainably Speaking’, took place on Friday 9 April.
At this event, you can learn more about our Government’s response to our climate emergency, its sustainable transport policy and hear the discussion about how we can all be part of Jersey’s sustainable solution!
- David Postlethwaite, Strategic Projects Manager, Jersey Finance
What is our Government’s response to the climate emergency?
- Louisa Phillips, Senior Policy Officer – Sustainable Transport, Government of Jersey
- Jodie Le Marquand, Assistant Policy Officer – Sustainability, Government of Jersey
Have your say about our sustainable future!
Louisa Phillips Senior Policy Officer – Sustainable Transport, Government of Jersey
Louisa joined the Government of Jersey in December 2020 to take forward the sustainable transport policy. She started her career with Highways England (Previously Highways Agency) developing strategic policy in road safety of the motorways and major trunk roads in England, more recently through implementation of the Safe System Approach. Louisa is also a professional project manager, with experience across both technical and research transport projects and policy. In her current role she will be providing strategic advice on all aspects of sustainable transport whilst managing a programme of policy development to support development of active travel, bus service, parking and Mobility as a service on the Island.
Jodie Le Marquand Assistant Policy Officer – Sustainability, Government of Jersey
Jodie graduated with a BSc in ‘Ecology & Environment’ from the University of Sussex in 2016. Then, after volunteering for several conservation projects, she began a career in environmental policy. Jodie joined the Government Sustainability & Foresight team in October 2020 just in time to assist with Jersey’s Climate conversation and the citizens’ assembly. Following on from this, she will be part of the team developing the carbon neutral roadmap. Before starting this role, Jodie was working in London for a campaigning charity, Wildlife & Countryside Link. In this role as ‘Information & Policy Coordinator’, Jodie was responsible for bringing together subject expert across the 50+ environmental and animal welfare organisations to coordinate campaigns, policy responses and reports.