Biology, environmental protection

Piotr Mikołajczyk holds a PhD in natural sciences. He graduated from the Faculty of Biology at the University of Warsaw, specializing in insect physiology. Since 2001 he has been working for the UNEP/GRID-Warsaw Center. He is primarily engaged in projects and tasks devoted to the conservation and sustainable management of biodiversity and sustainable development.

His professional career began with scientific and educational work at the Faculty of Biology, involving a scholarship from the US Department of Agriculture. Later he became involved in environmental activities, which included his work in the Environmental Protection Program of the American Peace Corps in Poland, followed by the work for the Polish WWF Program.