Agnieszka Banek

Graduate of international cultural studies and ethnology at the University of Łódź with a thesis on the (in)presence of women in the public sphere. During her studies, she conducted field research on the image of transgender people and women’s empowerment in Poland.

Passionate about theatre, artistic expression through body work, yoga and Latin American culture. She is interested in ecopsychology, cultural animation and ecology. Human rights and an inclusive perspective are important to her in her work. As part of the ESC programme, she participated in a long-term volunteer placement in a Spanish ecovillage, where she learned about permaculture and agroecology, among other things.