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Christian Ledwell

Christian Ledwell

Media and Communications Officer

Christian Ledwell is the Media and Communications Officer for IISD’s Resilience program, and is the communications lead for the National Adaptation Plan (NAP) Global Network for which IISD serves as secretariat.

He brings an exceptional set of communications skills and experience to IISD having previously managed communications strategies and programming for a broad range of both governmental and non-governmental organizations. After pursuing his Masters of Science in Media, Communication and Development, Christian worked with The Commonwealth, where he oversaw the creation of promotional materials for the Climate-Resilient Islands Partnership, liaising with partners based in Belize, Mauritius and Samoa. He also gained experience editing and producing a wide breadth of communications materials, including research papers and documents for high-level meetings.

Christian has also held positions at GreenPAC and Sustain Creative Consultants, where he developed and managed the digital engagement strategies, building a strong online presence through the design and dissemination of communications outreach, marketing and press materials.

Contact email: cledwell@iisd.ca


Email: cledwell@iisd.ca

  • Education

    Master of Science in Media, Communication and Development (2013), London School of Economics & Political Science

    Master of Arts in English (2009), Dalhousie University

    Bachelor of Arts (2008), University of King’s College