Why we exist People Hannah Van Den Bergh Hannah supports the development of policy relationships/projects and delivers the fundraising strategy. She manages the Creative Europe-funded project, Creative Climate Leadership. Hannah worked as an independent consultant supporting creative and cultural organisations with fundraising, strategic development and research. She wrote the IETM Fresh Perspectives report for COAL for ARTCOP21 and advised numerous organisations nationally and internationally. Previously Hannah managed the European portfolio at Wales Arts International, Arts Council Wales, which included advising Cardiff Council on a European Capital of Culture application, advising the Welsh Government on the creation of European Ambassadors, pitching to the Council on the development of new European projects and drafting proposals. Hannah also worked at the BBC National Orchestra of Wales, developing the idea of a storytelling season, which took place in 2016-17. In another life Hannah led the ground campaign for Wales Stronger In Europe (the EU referendum "REMAIN" campaign) and helped kickstart the Women's Equality Party in Wales, fielding 4 candidates for the NAW16 elections.In her spare time, Hannah has setup an international theatre company, managed and grown an independent arts venue, managed a local radio channel, written editorial content and reviews at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival and was selected as an emerging artist for a residency programme run by National Theatre Wales. Speak to Hannah about literature, theatre and pensions.