Daniel Namusonge Sifuna is a professor of history of education, and international and comparative education in the Department of Educational Foundations at Kenyatta University, Nairobi, Kenya and a director and senior partner of OWN & Associates: Centre for Research and Development. He holds a B. Ed degree of Makerere University in Uganda, an M.A. (Education) and Ph.D from University of Nairobi. He has published several books and many articles in education in local and international journals. Professor Sifuna has held many prominent positions in the academia and professional organizations. He has also worked with many universities in Africa, especially in Eastern and Southern Africa, and won several awards and fellowships that have enabled him to work as a visiting scholar in universities in the United States of America, United Kingdom, Germany and Japan. He has in addition provided consultancy services to many international organizations, including the United Nations’ agencies.