As ience, Moi University, and Acting Coordinator, Centre for Refugee Studies, Kenya. He holds a Bchelor of Arts degree in Political Science and Sociology from Moi University and a Master of Arts in Forced Migration Studies from the University of the Witwatersrand, South Africa. Nyaoro has done extensive research with refugees in Kenya, South Africa and Somalia. He also consults for UNHCR in Nairobi, Kenya. His research interests include the politics of refugee hosting, remattinces and transnational communities, the protection of refugees, and peace and conflict issues.