Current Place of Residence: Nairobi, Kenya
University: United States International University-Africa
Current/Recent Course: Bachelor of Arts in International Relations
Ruth completed her undergraduate at USIU-A, receiving a Magna Cum Laude in International Relations. There, she developed a keen research interest in Displacement, forced migration and homelessness. In her second year, she co-founded a community-based organization ‘Out of the Street Foundation’ involved in the rehabilitation, reintegration and empowerment of street children in Nairobi city. Ruth also represented her university in a number of conferences, most notable the Harvard National Model United Nations in Boston, Massachusetts. Currently, Ruth works as a research assistant. She looks forward to pursuing an MSc in Refugee and Forced migration studies in University of Oxford. During her free time not only does she enjoy farming but also baking.