Professor Witold Klaus

Member of the Foundation Sunflowers Council
A professor at the Institute of Law Studies, Polish Academy of Sciences (head of both the Department of Criminology and of the Migration Law Research Centre) and research fellow in the Centre of Migration Research at the University of Warsaw. He is a lawyer, criminologist, migration researcher and NGO activist. He is one of the founders and currently a member of the Board of the Association for Legal Intervention (a chairman between 2005 and 2019) and one of leaders and co-founders of the Migration Consortium - a coalition of 9 non-profit organization helping immigrants across Poland. In 2009 he was awarded Social Nobel Prize by Ashoka Foundation – Innovators for the Public.