Cristina Arau

Cristina Arau (Germany) is the founder and executive director of the non-profit organization LOVE FOR LIFE ( – a purpose-driven organization dedicated to bringing together the inner and outer work. With her organization she is realizing innovative development projects in conflict and crisis areas and through trainings and workshops in Germany creates awareness about social and environmental justice issues, as well as empowers people to (re-)connect with themselves to inspire conscious activism and societal transformation from the bottom-up. Cristina studied International Development and a Master of Arts in Peace, Development, Security, and International Conflict Transformation. She has worked in Nepal, Peru, Ecuador and for the United Nations in Northern Uganda, she is a humanitarian worker, a numerously trained yoga and meditation teacher, speaker and conscious change agent.