Zofia Jaworowska

President, Refugees Welcome Poland
Age 26, Poland
for offering a safe home to the refugees

About Zofia Jaworowska

Zofia Jaworowska is leading a group of activists behind the Polish chapter of the Refugees Welcome initiative, facilitating the process of subletting rooms to refugees.

Referred to as “The Airbnb for Refugees”, the platform aims at connect local flat owners with persons who fled to their cities. The service operates in Germany, Austria, Greece, Portugal, Spain, Sweden, The Netherlands, and Poland, with groups setting up similar schemes in several other countries.

Ms. Jaworowska holds degrees in philosophy from the University of Warsaw and social anthropology from the Goldsmiths University of London, and was also studying screenwriting in FAMU in Prague, the Czech Republic.