Paulina Milewska is the CEO of the Conflict Foundation, which owns the Conflict Kitchen, a restaurant co-created by migrants and refugees that has received awards from, among others, the Ashoka Foundation and Social Impact. She graduated from Law School at the University of Warsaw, Poland, and spent a semester at the University of Padova, Italy as an exchange student, where she further expanded her knowledge about migration-related issues. Paulina practiced law at NGOs such as the Helsinki Foundation for Human Rights as well as at private companies. She was a Board Member of Refugees Welcome Polska, the Polish brand of Flüchtlinge Willkommen. She also completed the Aspen Young Leaders Program in 2017. Paulina is a Humanity in Action Senior Fellow (Berlin Fellowship 2015).
Updated May 2019
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Conflict Kitchen (Kuchnia Konfliktu)
Conflict Kitchen (Kuchnia Konfliktu) is a socially-involved restaurant co-created with refugees which serves dishes from those regions which are currently in the midst of war.