here we are Poland

here we are Poland  is a network of accompanying partners who are on international assignment. We support personal and professional transition, advance dual career opportunities and co-create social impact. We believe that being in a new country offers new horizons for learning, working and volunteering. We host inspirational events to provide you with opportunities and enable you to explore new connections. 

Join our team!

Some of our team members are heading to new countries, back home, or on to something else. Therefore we are looking for new team members. Volunteers play an integral part in our organization. We welcome and encourage the involvement of enthusiastic and committed people from diverse backgrounds/cultures/ages, exchanging different skills and life experiences.


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Keep connected to learn about our next events!

Here to inspire – End-of-the-Year event

When: June 13th, 18:00

Where: SMACNeEgo
Warszawska 60, Konstancin-Jeziorna 05-520


Get inspired by what our group has to offer – from personal branding to professional networking!


Read about what some of our members have achieved during their time in Poland or what they are doing as a trailing spouse.

Meet  Andrea Miles  in a beautiful testimonial on how she found her path through HWAP.

Meet Adriana Jurisa in an article written by Agata Kiedrowicz at PURO Mag.

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Elin Witschas Thomassen

Elin is the Co-Founder of here we are Poland. She is originally from Denmark and has previously lived in England, USA and Czech Republic. She has been located in Poland for the last 3 years. Elin has extensive experience within the NGO area - and event area.
Co-founder of here we are Poland.

Silvia Andrasova

As a journalist, she used to work as a radio speaker, PR manager and wrote for womens' lifestyle magazines. Travelling is her biggest passion. She makes travel itineraries and she's also working on her 1st childrens' book now. Before moving to Poland she lived in Bratislava, Slovakia.
Project Manager at here we are Poland.

Edith Grader

Edith from Austria has been living abroad for almost 23 years. She has lived in Hamburg, Stuttgart, Heidelberg, Copenhagen, Budapest and now Warsaw. Her work experience is in Hospitality, Marketing and Event Planning.
Country Manager at here we are Poland.

Nausheen Ilahi

Nausheen is founder of Muse District, a not for profit. She is also the Marketing Director of the Washington DC South Asian Film Festival (DCSAFF). Before moving to Poland she lived in Washington DC.
Project manager at here we are Poland.

Flavia Gajek

Flavia is a marketeer and a strategy consultant. She is originally from Brazil but she has been living abroad for the last 22 years. The first 14 years in Portugal, and since 2011 in Warsaw. In 2013 she opened her own marketing company in Poland, helping polish companies to go abroad.
Project Manager at here we are Poland.

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Andrzej Figlewicz
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