Will Day is also Special Advisor to the UN Development Programme (UNDP) and Senior Associate of the University of Cambridge Programme for Sustainability Leadership. A former producer/presenter with BBC World Service, Will was instrumental in setting up Comic Relief in the UK.
He sits on the Board of the Overseas Development Institute (ODI), and is a member of WWF UK’s Council of Ambassadors. Until July 2008 Will was Chairman of the BBC Children in Need Appeal, the largest grant giver for disadvantaged children in the UK.
An extensive interview with Will Day will be published in the upcoming issue of Irish Director magazine, published March 19, 2010