Institut de diplomatie publique would not be able to do the work that it does without the help of its volunteers.
We are grateful for the hours that all our volunteers contribute by translating our texts on public diplomacy. Meet some of the volunteers who translate critical content for non-profit organizations- Ken Esau Saah.
Ken Esau Saah Biography:
Full Name: Ken Esau Saah
Place of Birth: Wood Camp, Paynesville city, Montserrado County, Liberia
Date of Birth: April 6, 1996 (age 24)
Ethnic Tribe: Kpelle
Alma Mater: United Methodist University-Bachelor of Arts (Political Science & Criminal Justice), University of London & SOAS – Global Diplomacy – Diplomacy in the Modern World; The Lord’s Prayer Academy- Diploma & WAEC Certificate
Occupation (s): Political Scientist, Rapper, Instructor & Advocate
Ken Esau Saah (born 6 April 1996) is a Liberian who currently serves as a History & Civics Lecturer at his alma mater, The Lord’s Prayer Academy, an institution located in Morris Farm community, Liberia since 2019.
He is an eloquent Lecturer, Saah holds a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Political Science with an emphasis in Criminal Justice at the most decentralized and fastest growing private institution in Liberia, the United Methodist University.
Since his entry into university, he has developed a passion for his country’s house of parliament so as to be able to serve his country with due diligence and respect for the rule of law. From this backdrop, he had shown interested in contesting the 2023 National Presidential & Representatives Elections as an aspirant for District #3, Montserrado County.
Mr. Saah is single, very proactive and instrumental in many internationally recognized youthful organizations. He is one of the ten ambassadors at the Tomorrow’s Futurism Liberia Chapter established from the parent organization, Tomorrow’s Futurism Pvt Ltd. based in India, founded to build the leadership capacities of young leaders around the globe. He is also a global youth voice against sexual and gender based violence ambassador at the Center for Peace Advocacy and Sustainable Development-CEPASDAFRICA where he champions the cause and sexual and gender based violence.
He has been trained and certificated by many internationally recognized organizations and institutions ranging from British Council (UK), London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine (UK), United States Institute of Peace (USA), Deakin University (Australia), Coventry University (UK), Global Institute of Peace Justice & Liberty (GIPJAL) and University of London (UK) among others.
He finally decided to participate in the volunteer movement, Institut De Diplomatie Publique in the field of public diplomacy because of the experience it brings and it prepares you as a young diplomat. The mission and vision of the organization resonate well with his personal aspirations as an emerging diplomat. He further decided to participate because he intends giving back to society that has a big impact on his wellbeing as a social being.
He is very principle-minded, an attitude he developed since childhood which has given him numerous respect from his students and admirers in his community. He looks forward to the day he would be given an opportunity to serve his beloved country, MAMA Liberia.