International Working Group Member
Country: Macedonia (based in Germany)
Iva is a Macedonian-born, Berlin-based harm reductionist. Her fieldwork focuses on building communities of care for young people who use drugs. She works in nightlife spaces, training with awareness teams and providing peer-to-peer psychedelic care. She is an experienced designer building urban healing spaces. In her academic research, she explores how techno-shamanism and urban psychedelic use can shape new forms of collective healing. She speaks the languages of computers, music, neuro- and cognitive sciences and is pursuing an MSc at the intersection of these fields.