Christian Davies is a foreign correspondent most recently based in Poland. A regular contributor to the Guardian and Observer, he has also written and reported for the Financial Times, the London Review of Books, Foreign Policy, the New Statesman, Prospect Magazine, Politico Europe, Tablet Magazine, Haaretz, and The Lancet, as well as working as a regular columnist for Gazeta Wyborcza, Poland’s leading broadsheet.
Born to a Polish mother and a British father, he was raised in the UK. He has a degree in history from University College London, and a Master’s degree in international relations from the London School of Economics.
In 2018, he received an Honorable Mention from the judges of the World Justice Project’s Anthony Lewis Prize for Exceptional Rule of Law Journalism, in recognition of ‘extraordinary reporting on rule of law issues’.