Grow Green
Farming for a Plant-Strong Future

11th April 2019, The British Library, London

Mona Bani, Co-Director, May Project Gardens

Mona is Co-Director of May Project, an award winning grassroots project in South London, where she also produces & presents their radio show, Come We Grow, focusing on social issues affecting Londoners. She has ten years' experience across the non-profit and social policy sector, ranging from policy advising at the Cabinet Office; authoring reports for the think tank Demos; coaching social enterprise start-ups for the Big Lottery; running a youth club for refugees in Croydon and delivering frontline support to the refugee camp in Calais. She’s herself the daughter of political refugees from Iran and grew up in Copenhagen.