Anna-Katharina Hagedorn is currently enrolled in the Master’s Course Sustainability Management at the University of Leipzig in Germany, with Resources Management as the main focus of her studies. Previously she was employed as an intern and research assistant at the Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research in Leipzig and at the Chair of Environmental Management at the Dresden University of Technology. As an event coordinator and executive assistant to the board she volunteered in a students’ association committed to the integration of international students into everyday and university life. At the World Resources Forum (WRF) Anna-Katharina Hagedorn is working mainly in the Sustainable Recycling Industries (SRI) project. She is doing her internship at the WRF as a fellow of the ASA-Program, a non-profit politically independent program in the field of development policy.