Kinga LohmannExecutive Director,

Kinga initiated and co-founded KARAT Coalition, and has been working for KARAT since 1997. As an Executive Director Kinga is responsible for KARAT’s external relations at European and international levels, and for initiating new programmes and partnerships. She is also responsible for overall strategy and management of KARAT Coalition and KARAT Secretariat. Historian by training she had lived in West Africa for 14 years. As an activist involved in the women’s movement since 1995 she elaborated and co-edited several reports and numerous articles and papers presented at international conferences. She has been a member of a number of international and Polish advisory bodies on gender equality.

Aleksandra Solik, Programme Manager,

Aleksandra officially joined KARAT Secretariat staff in 2006 but actually is a co-founder of KARAT Coalition and was its Board Member from 2005 to 2007. Aleksandra manages KARAT’s Women’s Rights programme and is also involved in strategic decisions of KARAT Secretariat, and a development of new projects. Mechanical engineer by profession, she has been active in women’s rights movement since the early 1990s. Her expertise includes international women’s rights mechanisms, reproductive rights and gender mainstreaming.

Agata Maksimowska. Project Coordinator

Agata is an ethnologist and psychologist by training and she has been with Karat since 2017. He coordinates the “Women’s Empowerment Integration and Participation” project funded by the European Union under the “Asylum, Migration and Integration Fund”. She also supports the organization in daily activities. She is interested in the subject of discrimination against women, including the problem of multiple discrimination.