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Sujit Choudhry and The Constitutional Solutions He Offers for Ukraine

One of the biggest challenges of creating a nation is by structuring its constitution. Creating a constitution would be one of the most transformative ways that structure the essence of a nation. However, one of the challenges of the people creating a constitution would be the fact that its creators could be impetuous in their efforts and might overlook important information. Fortunately, Sujit Choudhry knows this and understands all of the challenges that come with the creation of a constitution.

The Director of the Center for Constitutional Transitions

There are a lot of gripping challenges happening to Ukraine right now, and part of the solutions to the unceasing and growing problems in the country is the expertise of Sujit Choudhry. That said, last July 10, 2017, Sujit went to the meeting in Kiev to discuss among a series of experts to transition Ukraine to a semi-presidential system.

In the discussion with the experts, Mr. Sujit showed that a major think tank that he was part of would be a great part to the foundation of a democratic electoral system. It is the mission of the think tank that Mr. Sujit Choudhry led to make sure that there’s sustainable democracy in Ukraine without losing all the challenges that may be seen in intervening with a country’s political structuring.  Additional article on patch.com.

This experience is something that Mr. Sujit doesn’t take lightly. He sees it as a privilege to be part of the executive program that will be responsible for the formation of the policy and legal reform of the country. With the links that he builds with intergovernmental organizations that want sustainable democracy, there’s a lot to expect from the involvement of Mr. Choudhry.

About Sujit Choudhry

One of the many things that you can remember from Mr. Sujit Choudhry is that he gained a Michael Heyman Professor of Law degree at the University of California as well as at the Berkeley Law School. His expertise on comparative constitutional law has also made him renowned for creating constitutional modules and solutions for countries.

Another trivia you should learn about Mr. Choudhry is that he is an inchoate biologist because, before he went to law school, he first took biology at McGill University.

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Constitutional Transition Work of Professor Sujit Choudhry

Center for Constitutional Transitions was meant to generate and mobilize knowledge to support Constitutional building. The organization realizes its agenda by getting information from experts worldwide for them to make decisions and set agenda. They partner with think tanks, NGOs, and other agencies.

The Center for Constitutional Transition was formed to provide adequate and up-to-date research on legal advice. Mr. Sujit Choudhry during an interview said that as an immigrant, he had navigated new legal and political environments for his whole life, something that has been essential to the success of his professional. He added that he too had wide-ranging public policy experience and also managed to learn political decision from his work. As a scholar in comparative constitutional law, Sujit views that the world may be facing challenges to liberal democratic constitutionalism as from the Second World War. He sees that the things happening in America are similar to what other countries in a constitutional democracy under stress are encountering.  More to read on constitutionaltransition.org

Mr. Sujit Choudhry, when questioned in an interview whether he could share the challenges and reward working worldwide with other people, he said that listening and being responsive to the people on the ground is essential. They know what is currently happening and are also aware of what they want. Mr. Sujit Choudhry is Professor of law at the University of California, Berkeley. He is the director of Center for Constitutional Transitions. Previously, Sujit lectured Law at New York University. Sujit is internationally recognized by comparative constitutional laws and politics. He is an advisor to legal building process in countries such as Egypt, Jordan, Libya, Nepal, and Ukraine among others.  For further reading, click sujitchoudhry.com.

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Mr. Choudhry is a legal advisor, for over 20 years. He also has experience in facilitating public dialogue sessions, stakeholder consultations, training of civil servants, engaging party leaders, and parliamentarians. Sujit carries out research that addresses a variety of issues in politics and comparative law that includes decentralization and secession, official language policy, minority and groups rights, constitution building, bills of rights, and proportionality. Useful link on independent.academia.edu.

He has also written widely on Canadian constitutional law. Furthermore, he has published ninety articles, book chapters, and working papers.  For added reference, head over to papers.ssrn.com.

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