Natalie Bennett is the Leader of the Green Party of England and Wales, a post to which she was elected in September 2012.
She founded the Green Party Women’s Group and is a trustee of the Fawcett Society, Britain's pre-eminent women's issues group. Before entering the Green Party Leadership election she won, Natalie was editor of Guardian Weekly from December 2007 to March 2012, and had previously worked as a reporter for the Independent, the Telegraph, and the Times of London, as well as chief foreign sub-editor of the Bangkok Post.
She has an academic background in agricultural science, and has worked as a UN consultant on women's and children's rights.
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