Maewan disembarks in Grenoble

21 October 2020
After our events in Brittany and various environmental education days in the school of Haute Savoie, we finally had the chance to meet our community in Isère! Last week, Erwan, Marion, and our Event Manager Tipphaine spent an intense day in Grenoble, in between festivals, press releases, and an evening dedicated to presenting the project.  […]

We are now part of the 1% For The Planet Movement!

19 October 2020
We are thrilled to announce that we have joined this global movement with 2600 members across 45 countries all committed to the environment.  1% For The Planet was started by Patagonia’s founder Yvon Chouinard and Craig Mathews, ex-owner of Ribbon Flies to unite all those businesses that could donate 1% of their total sales to […]

About our school interventions

16 October 2020
We already mentioned how when we are in France we meet the children and youth of local schools and use our adventure to raise awareness about environmental issues and action. Today, we take with us on how a typical school intervention looks like.  Maewan’s interventions follow three stages: amazement, learning, action. Amazement We begin the […]

Meet our team: Yoan

12 October 2020
Role: Sponsoring and Fundraising Manager Nationality: French Journey before Maewan: as a young professional aged 21, I am always looking towards the future and the many horizons that lie ahead of me to understand what I really want. Sports (especially football), is first of all a life passion, but I intend to carve a profession […]

Patagonia: our ancestors knew how to adapt to an extreme climate at the World’s end

02 October 2020
A recent study shows that the aboriginal people from the Magallanes region in the southern tip of South America had already developed a high level of adaptability to cope with the frequent climate changes of the region.   A community following the rhythms of the environment A French-Chilean team of scientists has been studying how […]

Meet our team: Janet

01 October 2020
Role : Office Admin   Nationality : French   Journey before Maewan : after a hospitality degree which taught me the basics of the industry, especially in cuisine, my favourite part, I felt I needed to search for my vocation elsewhere, as I was not passionate enough to stay in the hospitality industry. So, I decided to participate […]

Portugal: when the Youth take matters in their own hands

28 September 2020
Six young Portuguese have sued 33 countries in front of the European Court of Human Rights, accusing them of violating their rights by not doing enough against climate change.    It’s the first case of its kind, where an explicit link between climate change and human rights violation has been made. CláudiaAgostinho (21), Catarina Mota […]

Meet our Team: Jonathan

08 September 2020
  Role: Digital Communication Lead Nationality: Italian and Dutch 3 passions in your life: mountains, good cuisine, knowing the Other Your Path before joining Maewan:  Like many of my peers, after graduation I found myself lost like never before. Nobody had warned me that after four years of studies, one could still be as confused about […]

Interview with Xavier de le Rue

31 August 2020
Pro snowboarder and winner of the world’s Cross Snowboarding cup, Xavier needs no introduction. We have been lucky enough to have Xavier on Maewan’s expedition in 2017, as we were realising first descents on the virgin slopes of the Kurils Islands’ volcanoes.  Xavier has recently launched a series of podcasts where he discusses with Dr. Johan Rockström, […]

Marion: Three Culinary Surprises

28 August 2020
If there is one thing we share with Erwan, beyond the values we believe in and the love for mountains, partying, sailing and the sea…it’s the pleasure of cooking and eating!  Each stopover is an opportunity for new foody discoveries. In fact, it is often our first immersion in a culture that will be our […]