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Rachel Huxley

Rachel Huxley

Director of Knowledge & Learning at C40 Cities - New York, United States

Bio

Rachel Huxley is Director of Knowledge and Learning, responsible for C40’s knowledge management strategy and research programme. Rachel has been with C40 for over 5 years during which time she has developed and led a priority programme of research on the multiple benefits of urban climate action and overseen the launch of C40’s flagship Knowledge Hub. Prior to this Rachel was Chief Executive of Peterborough Environment City Trust, leading the Trust’s work on sustainable behaviour change and engagement project delivery, as well as, working strategically with city partners to develop a sustainable city plan. As part of her work on sustainable cities Rachel established and led the Sustainable Cities Network, an informal network of leading UK cities to enable sharing of best practice and challenges. Rachel has a PhD from the University of Leeds on the processes and practices of sustainable transition and decision making in cities.