Leszek Jan Sibilski is a consultant to the World Bank’s External and Corporate Relations, Global Engagement Department (ECRGE), as a part of the Connect4Climate program. He is a former member of the Polish National Olympic Team in Cycling. He has extensive experience in research, international development, and academic teaching. His career has included working as a photographer, writer, and reporter for a leading sports magazine in Poland. Leszek earned his master’s degree in Education and Sport Science from the Academy of Sport and Physical Education in Poznan, Poland and Ph.D., in Sociology in Social Inclusion and Social Movements from the Jagiellonian University in Cracow, Poland. At the 2010 Winter Paralympic Games in Vancouver, BC he was part of the Paralympic Torch Relay. He believes that sport is a major form of social inclusion and civic mobilization.