|photo courtesy of Roy Riley|
Zac Goldsmith joined the Ecologist magazine in 1997 and became its editor. He launched campaigns on, among other things, climate change, GM food and pesticides. He has helped establish a number of foundations that raise funds for cutting edge environmental organizations.
In 2004 Zac Goldsmith received Mikhail Gorbachev’s Global Green Award for ‘International Environmental Leadership’. A year later, he was invited to oversee the Conservative Party’s Quality of Life Policy Group, responsible for rethinking issues ranging from transport and housing to food, farming and energy policy.
Zac was elected Member of Parliament for Richmond in the General Election of May 2010.
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