Njuhi Chege

When she wrote this essay, Njuhi was a graduate student at the Kroc Institute for International Peace Studies at Notre Dame University.  She came to Kroc from Kenya where she considered herself lucky to have survived the post-election violence.  After receiving her MA in Peace Studies she returned to Kenya to found and run Riri Jewellery, a business that promotes peacebuilding through art by connecting Kenyan artisans with global markets.