Zero Waste e.V.

Isabelle Ritter

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0-2 years

Home city/town


Current location of work




Languages spoken

German (Native), English (Fluent)

Isabelle is one of the board members of the Zero Waste Association in Berlin, where she works on the strategy and direction of the association in addition to giving workshops about zero waste & fast fashion. Isabelle works in an NGO in the field of human resources and organizational development, all the while studying sustainability and quality management in Berlin.

Certified Zero Waste Ambassador

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Certified Zero Waste Trainer

Do you have the Zero Waste Trainer Diploma, issued by the "BEZWA" project?


Zero Waste Mentor

Are you already or will be a mentor to municipalities for the Zero Waste Cities Certification, hosted by MiZA?


Zero Waste Auditor

Are you already or will be an auditor to municipalities for the Zero Waste Cities Certification, hosted by MiZA?


Municipalities/Territories worked with before:

Local initiatives in Berlin, Germany BUND Berlin e.V., Germany

Fields of Expertise



Reuse & repair initiatives

Prevention of food waste / knowledge of food systems

Single-use plastics prevention

Extended Producer Responsibility schemes

The recycling process for key waste streams (paper, plastics, metals)

Organics management and composting

Separate collection of recyclables and residual waste

Economic incentives for waste reduction (e.g. PAYT)

Engaging the community in zero waste initiatives

Residual waste disposal methods

Key waste & circular economy related EU legislation

Fields of Expertise



Digital Communication

Delivering / facilitating short-term workshops (1h-1 day)

Delivering / facilitating long workshops (+1 day)

Public speaking / oral communications

Advocacy & lobbying

Consulting municipalities and/or businesses

Project-based monitoring & evaluation

Other relevant qualifications / certifications?

Waste and Climate Consultant of BUND Berlin e.V.

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