Sujit Chouldhry

Sujit Choudhry Aiding the Drive for Political Change

When it comes to confusing, convoluted concepts none can hold a candle to politics, the constant competition, tensions, and disagreements between political parties making for a playing field that’s anything but even. For those attempting to transition to a more democratic model face great difficulties, starting at the very foundation that all of democracy is built upon, constitutional rights. Making such a transition is overwhelmingly difficult, which is why individuals such as Sujit Choudhry have dedicated themselves to easing that burden.

Director of the Center for Constitutional Transitions, Sujit Choudhry recently held a discussion with other constitutional experts from like-minded organizations, such as the think tank International Institute for Democracy as well as many individuals from various levels of government and analysts who possess vast knowledge of the political machine regarding the highly-unstable transition toward democracy Ukraine is currently undergoing.  Check for a related article.

Sujit Choudhry seeks to lecture countries on constitutional process with the aid of other experts. To this end he has introduced his own academic contributions concerning Constitutional Law known as “constitutional Making.” The responsibility of generating and mobilizing knowledge of constitutional building falls to Choudhry’s Center for Constitutional Transitions aided by a pool of political affairs experts from over 25 countries.

Sujit Choudhry, the first Indian-American dean of The University of California, originally studied in biology at McGill University, but determination to study law led him to pursue a Bachelors in Law at the University of Oxford and later attaining a masters in Law from Harvard (  His expansive research on many issues to comparative law and politics uniquely qualify him in offering advice on the designing steps of a constitution as well as peaceful correlation to avoid violent conflict.

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But perhaps the most prestigious qualification Choudhry holds is his involvement in writing Canadian constitutional law, having first-hand experience in the creation of a true constitution for a country.

Sujit Choudhry’s knowledge and efforts have altered political opinion in other countries and have brought about tangible, sweeping change to the lives of millions and will continue to aid those who seek democracy in the most arduous step in that process.

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