Dennis Otieno Oricho




Dennis Otieno Oricho passed away on Tuesday, December 7th, 2010 of kidney failure at a hospital in Kenya.

Dennis worked as the Ambassador of Peace Programme Coordinator in Kenya with the Jesuit Hakimani Centre (JHC). He was a prolific writer and published various articles in the academic Journal of Law and Conflict Resolution (JLCR) and Jesuits Social Promotion Iustitiae Journal.

Of his time at CJP, Dennis said that “I have realized that the wealth of experience and knowledge I gained in the CJP program was fantastic… The education acquired has improved my understanding of real life and the power of dialogue to influence social change. The program had a comprehensive and multi-disciplinary feature, broadening my worldview, and learning the power of dialogue to influence social change.”

Dennis’ warm smile, sharp mind, and wonderful storytelling will be deeply missed.