Kilian Kleinschmidt

Kilian Kleinschmidt

Kilian Kleinschmidt is a development and migration expert with 30 years experience of managing crises and refugee camps. In 2013, he was dubbed the Mayor of Zaatari as manager of that camp in Jordan on behalf of UNHCR. Based in Tunis, he is CEO of IPA-Switxboard and has co-initiated the SDZ Alliance, which promotes innovative cities and settlements for refugees and migrants.

Humanitarian crises

Solve the refugee camps and you solve the refugee crisis

The refugee crisis is exacerbated by poorly designed camps and settlements. Here's how to do it right.

Solve the refugee camps and you solve the refugee crisis