Lana Weidgenant is a young activist focused on food systems and climate change. She is the deputy partnerships director for Zero Hour, an international youth-led climate justice organization, and served as youth vice-chair of shifting to sustainable consumption patterns for the 2021 UN Food Systems Summit. Lana is a Real Food Systems Youth Ambassador and a youth leader in the Act4Food Act4Change initiative. She is also the co-founder of the Food@COP working group of YOUNGO, the youth constituency of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change. Lana is originally from Brazil and recently graduated with a bachelor’s in public health from Johns Hopkins University.
Deputy partnerships director, Zero Hour