Baljeet Sandhu is the founding director of the Migrant & Refugee Children’s Legal Unit (MiCLU) and is recognized as a leading children’s rights lawyer in the field of immigration and asylum law in the UK. Her core interests span human rights, social innovation and social and economic justice.
Baljeet has spoken widely on the need for equitable and inclusive leadership opportunities for people and communities with lived experience of social and environmental issues in not-for-profit, funding, education, public and private sector organizations. She is currently supporting the design of innovative leadership and organizational development programs, in partnership with key stakeholders in the UK, so that the findings and thinking in this report can be applied in practice across the wider social change space.
The Queen’s Birthday Honours List 2020 recognizes the outstanding achievements of people across the United Kingdom.