Autor: Kilian Kleinschmidt


Kilian Kleinschmidt is a German entrepreneur and former UNHCR official who worked as director of the Zaatari refugee camp (Jordan), the second biggest one in the world. He has over 25 experience as humanitarian expert in a wide range of countries such as Somalia, Kosovo, Pakistan or Sri Lanka. He is the founder and chairman of the Startup Innovation and Planning Agency (IPA) which aims to connect the millions of poor and dispossessed with the idle and under-utilised resources and modern technologies.


Entrepreneur and advisor. Former UNHCR official.

Kilian Kleinschmidt advocates for a different look at migration where culture and art play an important role in defining livable spaces.