The American University of Business and Social Sciences (AUBSS) and the International Association for Quality Assurance in Pre-Tertiary and Higher Education (QAHE) are delighted to announce that Stephen Nkem Asek has been honored with the prestigious Doctor of Social Sciences (Honoris Causa) degree.


Mr. Asek, a highly accomplished professional with over 17 years of experience in the development and humanitarian fields, has made significant contributions to peacebuilding, conflict analysis, and the promotion of social cohesion. He has demonstrated exceptional leadership and expertise throughout his career, particularly in fragile and conflict-affected settings.


The Doctor of Social Sciences (Honoris Causa) award recognizes Mr. Asek’s outstanding achievements and his unwavering commitment to advancing social change and conflict resolution. His expertise in conflict sensitivity, mediation, and social behavioral change interventions has had a transformative impact on communities and organizations globally.


In addition to his remarkable professional accomplishments, Mr. Asek holds a wealth of educational qualifications, including an MSc in Education for Sustainability, a BSc in Political Science, and a Diploma in Resilient Markets: Market Systems Development for Fragile and Conflict-Affected Settings (FCAS). He has also received certifications in project management, dialogue and mediation, and various UN trainings on safety, ethics, and prevention of sexual harassment and abuse.


The conferment of the Doctor of Social Sciences (Honoris Causa) upon Mr. Asek is a testament to his exemplary contributions to the field and his dedication to promoting peace and sustainable development. AUBSS takes immense pride in recognizing Mr. Asek’s remarkable achievements and looks forward to his continued endeavors in creating positive social impact.


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