Rebecca Roberts

Rebecca Roberts

Rebecca is the Fundraising and Communications Assistant, starting out at UpRising as the Executive Assistant to the CEO in July 2017. She studied for a Geography (BA) and International Development (MA), graduating in 2013. For the past four years, Rebecca has supported local community and charitable projects, including editorial and journalism roles, research, and community engagement. She traveled to and lived in numerous countries, including India and Denmark, where she organised workshops and events for diverse communities, including farmers, refugees and rural youth. Rebecca moved to London in 2016, where she participated in UpRising's Environmental Leadership Programme (2016-17), developing leadership and campaign skills, alongside a great love for UpRising's ethos and work. 

In her spare time, Rebecca is found reading, mentoring, or drawing for Envirovisuals, a visual communication service helping organisations to achieve social and environmental change. 

Contact: rebecca.roberts@uprising.org.uk