Dr. Misigo Amatsimbi is the Chairman of the Kenya National Commission for UNESCO. He holds BA, MA and PhD from the University of Nairobi and has also undertaken several governance courses from various institutions. His work experience span over thirty years in different spheres. He has been a university lecture for over twenty-four years and involved in research, administration, consultancy, and MA/PhD thesis supervision and publishing. He has also undertaken several responsibilities at national level which include being a member of the taskforce that drafted the National Lottery Bill, made Amendments to the Betting Lotteries and Gaming Act, CAP 131 Laws of Kenya, and prepared a draft National and Gaming Policy (2011- 2012) and Board Member, Kenya National Library Service Board (2012 – 2014). Dr. Misigo, has also been chairperson of the Governing Council (Board) of Multimedia University of Kenya (2013 – 2017), Chairperson of the Taskforce on Devolution Policy that was mandated to develop Kenya’s National Policy on Devolution (2015 – 2017). Currently at the University of Nairobi, he is serving as thematic head Conflict and Peace Studies Unit and Senior Lecturer Department of History and Archaeology.