IDCE Students Profiles

Gilbert Odira Awuonda (IDSC '2013)

Gilbert Odira Awuonda (Kenya) holds an IATA/UFTAA diploma, a Travel Operations Diploma from Kenya Utalii College and a BSc in Tourism Management, Marketing Minor from USIU-A where he also studied Economics and Philosophy. He has worked in the Tourism/ Airline Travel sector in Kenya and upon departure from the industry got involved in various Community Development Programs in the rural areas of Western Kenya. His wide interests include, but are not limited to; Development, Empowerment, Diversified Income Generation, Conflict Resolution, Gender, Health, Human Rights, International Relations, Governance, Social Justice and Welfare. In addition to English and French, he can speak 10 other African languages.