My name is Irene and I come from the island of Mallorca, in Spain. As expected from an islander, I love the sun, the sea and going for a sail. Yes, I’m scared about the weather in Findhorn, my next destiny, and I haven’t even arrived yet! Despite that, I can already feel the warm atmosphere that its inhabitants can create. So I’m honestly super excited to get to know you all and I hope we can be together sharing stories, experiences, music and laughter very very soon! I feel a strong call for community building so I can’t wait to move in with you. This previous year I’ve been living between the city of Barcelona -where I studied Degrowth-, and a rural low-tech eco-community in Catalonia. This way, I have enjoyed connecting to nature without missing any cultural or social event, always going from one place to another. I can’t believe now I’ll be able to find all my favorite things in the same space!
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My first impression of COP26 is that the energy here in Glasgow is very intense. I’ve bounced between feeling small and then, suddenly, very empowered, embracing my opportunities to be an individual who is part of the collective solution to the climate change emergency. My name is Irene, I’m now volunteering for GEN International's Communications Team from the Findhorn Ecovillage office in Scotland, the place I’ve been calling home for the last two months. I grew up in Mallorca and last year … Read more