Sujit Choudhry: Researcher for Peace


Posted by omeditors | Posted in Law Guru | Posted on 17-07-2018

With Law degrees from Oxford, Toronto and Harvard, Sujit Choudhry is an internationally recognized expert in the field of comparative constitutional law and politics.

A former Rhodes Scholar, Sujit Choudhry is now the Director of the Center for Constitutional Transitions, an organization dedicated to generating research that can aid in the building of constitutions of nations around the world. They do this by advising and offering sound evidence to aid in wise decision making to countries around the world, see more (

Sujit Choudhry’s experience and research is both wide ranging and in-depth, addressing an array of international issues.

Sujit Choudhry has been a constitutional advisor for over 20 years and has worked throughout the Middle East, Asia and South Africa, including, in several instances, during conditions of political violence, read (

Sujit Choudhry’s unique expertise is currently being put to use in Ukraine. Since the fall of communism the balance of power has always been too heavily on the side of the president and most parties concerned want to see a more democratic rule with a system of checks and balances put into place.

While no one believes the on-going work in Kiev will be easy to achieve, (the process has been going on for over twenty years with little progress), and the job of the Center for Constitutional Transitions is to conduct research that can show practical ways to build a stronger democratic government, as posted on

Under the direction of Sujit Choudhry, the Center for Constitutional Transitions have identified several options that could aid in establishing a democratic semi-presidential system within Ukraine and hopefully, someday, a democratic rule, source

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