AFKM Scholars

scholars

  • Age: 34 years
    From: Murang’a County
    LLB (Hons) – Moi University
    MA International Conflict Management – University of Nairobi
    Currently: PhD in International Relations – University of Nairobi

    Her primary research interests are in National and International law and its interaction with Transitional Justice Mechanisms. Mugure is very active in youth empowerment and is a contributor towards matters of youth empowerment in her community.

  • Age: 33 yrs
    From: Nairobi County
    BA Sociology & Communication – University of Nairobi
    Currently: MA Management and Leadership – Management University of Africa

    Diana is currently employed by Management University of Africa as an Assistant Administrator. She hopes to pursue a PhD and work as a University lecturer so as to continuously pass on knowledge and take up research that will help develop our nation.

  • Age: 24 years old
    From: Migori Country
    BA Social work and Social Administration- Kampala International University
    Currently: MA Management and Leadership – Management University of Africa

    Leorna is a Volunteer social worker at Mukuru Health Centre, Nairobi. In the future, Leorna hopes to start an organization that aids women and child empowerment so that they gain their independence.

  • Age: 33years
    From: Kisii County
    BSc Military Science – Egerton University
    Currently: MSc Governance, Peace and Security – Africa Nazarene University

    Wilfred has been involved in mobilizing youths in his hometown to form self-help groups which have brought together many youths for the purpose of advancing their economic, social and spiritual wellbeing and intends on being their patron. Wilfred also wants to contribute towards societal integration and mentor young men and women to take up active leadership roles in their communities.

  • Age: 24 years
    From: Kiambu County
    BA Business Administration – Kenya Methodist University
    Currently: MA International Relations – University of Nairobi

    In the future, John hopes to use his knowledge in International Relations to be a negotiator on issues concerning diplomacy and international market access for Kenya so as to advance the country economically.

  • Age: 30 years From: Homabay BA Education and Philosophy – Catholic University of Eastern Africa MA Peace Studies and International Relations – Catholic University of Eastern Africa Currently: PhD International Conflict Management – University of Nairobi Research thesis “Early Warning Signs in Conflict prevention”. PeterLinus has been involved in reconciling communities divided by conflict in the North of Kenya and hopes to form conflict resolution models that can be adopted in Kenya and the broader East Africa Region. He is also a part-time lecturer in one of the local universities.
  • Age: 23 years From: Nairobi County BA Psychology – Daystar University MA Counseling Psychology – Daystar University Currently: MA Management and Leadership – Management University of Africa Lynette has a passion for working with people especially adolescents and young adults in providing psychological counseling as she believes mental well-being is important. She has volunteered in several organizations including Mathare Hospital and Student Campaign against Drugs (SCAD). In future she hopes to open a counseling center which will specialize on mental health, adolescent health and life coaching.
  • Age: 28 years From: Marsabit County BA: Sociology – Moi University Currently: MSc Governance, Peace and Security Dub successfully initiated an exchange program for peace between Gabra and Rendille in 2006. The program involved youths from both communities where they moved between the communities to preach peace to help resolve inter-tribal conflict. Dub is focused on building peace in communities in Northern Kenya. Dub wants to be an expert in the area of forming security policies as well as to publish books and articles on security.
  • Age: 24 years
    From: Siaya County
    BA Political Science and Public Administration – Moi University
    Currently: MA Public Administration and Policy – Moi University

    Phoebe has been involved in mentoring young girls on their rights as well as community capacity building on life skills for children and youth. In future, Phoebe would like to be an established career administrator and policy maker in Kenya.

  • Age: 33 years
    From: Embu County
    BSc: Information Sciences – Moi University
    Currently: MA Management and Leadership – Management University of Africa

    Terry is a career communications specialist with more than nine years’ experience in writing, editing and publishing. Terry has contributed towards the development of textbooks and newspaper copies and has a keen interest in gender issues. She hopes that through her career platform she can contribute to a more equitable society.