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10th September 2020

A Q+A with eco-adventurer, Planet Patrol founder and cancer survivor Lizzie Carr

Lizzie Carr is an eco-adventurer, writer, environmental consultant and founder of Planet Patrol - a global movement for tackling plastic waste and other environmental degradation with more than 15,000 volunteers around the world. She also survived a cancer diagnosis aged 26. We chatted with her to find out more about her work.

Authors

Adventure Uncovered

Adventure Uncovered

Adventure Uncovered influences social and environmental change through responsible adventure.

Lizzie Carr

Lizzie Carr

Lizzie is the founder of Planet Patrol, a global movement for tackling plastic waste and other environmental degradation with more than 15,000 volunteers around the world. She is also an environmental consultant, writer and and eco-adventurer (mostly on her paddle board).

Soraya Abdel-Hadi

Soraya Abdel-Hadi

Soraya Abdel-Hadi is a trained sustainability professional (One Planet MBA), consultant, B Leader and freelance writer based in the UK. With experience in a variety of industries, including veterinary, publishing, security, environmental activism, and sport and leisure, she is passionate about the power of multidisciplinary working and applying our personal skills to create more businesses to do good. She also likes large expanses of water, wine and art activism.