Who we are
Author of numerous books for children and adults, illustrator and artist.
German Youth Literature Prize, among many other distinctions.
Born in Hindenburg / Upper Silesia, he has found his personal paradise in Tenerife since 1980.
As an inner concern, Janosch has always been involved in environmental and animal protection projects.
His motto in life is “I don’t need anything, because I have everything I need. That is to say, nothing”.
Degree in Biological Sciences from the University of La Laguna and Master in Environmental Management.
She has worked for years in various projects in the Canary Islands as an environmental technician, trainer and official tourist guide.
Soul and founder of Canarina together with her husband Horst Eckert.
Great lovers of animals and nature, they decided to start this project in the Canary Islands, where they have lived for more than 40 years.
German lawyer, advisor and member of the advisory board of foundations and family businesses.
Author of textbooks and lecturer on inheritance and foundation law. Adviser to charitable foundations.
Diploma in Hotel Management with training in Quality and Environment.
Since 2009, she has worked in several hotels as team manager, environmental ambassador and head of quality
and environment in different hotel chains.
Psychologist. Masters in agroecology, food sovereignty, urban ecology and collaboration for rural
development. Specialises in Systemic Therapy and Narrative and Collaborative Practices.
Facilitator of action and reflection processes to create more humane, just and ecological relationships.
Environmental scientist and Master in Oceanography.
Always turned towards the sea, she has been dedicated to scientific observation on fishing vessels for many
years. She is also an official whale watching guide and a keen scuba diver.
She has been working for years on the management of community projects with a systemic and permacultural
perspective. Nature lover and activist of agroecology as a movement for environmental, political and social
Environmental Education Technician and Higher Technician in Early Childhood Education.
Since 2007 she has worked as an environmental educator and on coordination, management and teaching
projects to promote a change in values and attitudes towards the environment.
Diploma in Tourism and expert in marketing, social media and community management.
Experience in marketing, communication and social media management for different companies and brands,
as well as in the commercial management of several hotels in Tenerife.
Diploma in International Trade.
Sports enthusiast and kitesurfing instructor, with experience as a tourist and mountain guide in the north of Chile. Passion for interculturalism and nature, with involvement in its defence and conservation.