Category: “Constitutional Law Expert “

Sujit Choudhry is invited to Kiev, Ukraine

Professor at the University of California Berkeley School of Law and Director of the Center for Constitutional Transition, Sujit Choudhry was one of the experts invited to Kiev, Ukraine to discuss their executive powers. Professor Sujit Choudhry felt this meeting was a great privilege and explained the importance of having these meetings. With the rise in transitional democracies making constitutions these gatherings give them evidence based options to help support them through a constitutional reform process. Sujit Choudhry also stated that he felt Ukraine was having trouble because of several areas like weak political parties, a concentration of power, the legislatures electoral system, and the Prime Minister and President causing a separation in power. Additional article on

Sujit Choudhry has lectured and advised many countries all over the world in his more than twenty years experience working on the constitutional process. Some of the countries that he has lectured or advised is Libya, Tunisia, Jordan, South Africa, Egypt, Sri Lanka, and Ukraine. Mr. Choudhry has a very large range in research that has to do with constitutional law including how to manage a transition away from violence, designing a constitution for ethnically divided societies, secession and decentralization, semi-presidentialism, the rights of minorities and other groups,bills of rights, and federalism. On many of these topics Sujit Choudhry has had book chapters, articles and work reports published, check for his latest tweets.  Some those published works are Migration of Constitutional Ideas that was published in 2006 and Constitutional Making that was published in 2016.  Constitutional Making is a group of academic articles and case studies on constitutional law. Related article on

As well as everything else Sujit Choudhry is also a member of the United Nations Mediation Roster, and IFIT or International Advisory Council of the Institute for Integrated Transitions. But currently Mr. Choudhry is co-leader of three research projects that are due to publish their findings soon.

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