Commissioner for Sustainable Development and Future Generations, HM Government of Gibraltar
Prof Tilbury is an educator, change-maker and academic leader in Sustainable Development credited with having developed the initial frameworks for this area of learning. She has acted as an advisor to governments in China, Latin America and Oceania as well as travelled extensively in Africa to evaluate the impact of sustainability programmes.
Daniella was a member of the Board of WWF Australia that created Earth Hour and is involved in international initiatives that inspire transitions towards sustainability. She is the UK's UNECE representative on matters relating to ESD.
Before becoming Commissioner, she was the inaugural President of the University of Gibraltar, an institution that embeds sustainability at its core. Previously, she held numerous research leadership positions and has been recognised with over 34 competitive grants and awards.
During 1995-2019 she Chaired several UN Committees and was commissioned to develop expert reviews, policy advice and sector evaluations. Daniella has been involved in international meetings on climate change informing texts and dialogues.
Last year, Daniella was recognised with an Hon. Fellowship by Cambridge University.