Sujit Choudhry, the World’‘s Constitution Transformation Figure

Constitution reform paves the way for democracy. Sujit realized this and mobilized people from all walks of life to campaign for this major tool preparing a fair constitutional ground for all.

Who is Choudhry?

Sujit has been a constitution-building advisor for over two decades. This globally recognized comparative constitutional authority was born in New Delhi back in 1970. Some of his achievements include:

➢ In 1992, McGill University awarded him B.Sc. in Biology.

➢ He graduated law from the oxford university.

➢ Over that, Sujit graduated with LL.B. from the University of Toronto in 1994.

➢ He is the author of various featured books such as “The Migration of Constitution Ideas” and “Constitution for Divided Societies.”

Today, Sujit Choudhry is the Center for Constitution Transitions Director. He is similarly the Federations Forum senior advisor. From his extensive law experience, he participated in various constitution-building for countries like:

➢ Ukraine.

➢ Nepal.

➢ Sri Lanka.

➢ Myanmar.

➢ South Africa.

➢ Tunisia.

Besides, he has lectured law classes in over 30 countries. The law tool helps him convince so many countries worldwide on the need for constitutional transformation which, happens in the Security Sector Reform (SSR). With the tool, many countries have participated or prepared debates on ways to transform various units affecting law enforcement, including:

➢ Militia.

➢ Dominant military.

➢ Intelligence agencies.

➢ Police.

➢ Tribal forces.

For easy transformation, SSR is divided into:

➢ Police states.

➢ Military dictatorship.

➢ Issues that emerge from post-authoritarian reform.

Sujit didn’t, however, achieve all these alone but had a helping hand from other law icons, the likes of Sumit Bisarya, Zoltan Barany, and Richard Stacey. Together, they wrote an e-book to share their ideas with the world and availed it in the market on September 19, 2019. You can now buy the e-book online via amazon.

Take this Home

Sujit Choudhry is among the law legendary who has greatly led various constitution reforms in favor of his fellow citizens. From joining hands with other law experts worldwide, his thought has also reached and has been supported by many. And for decades, the flowers of democracy have been seen blossom in countries where it never existed.

More to read: https://blogs.law.nyu.edu/magazine/2011/introducing-sujit-choudhry/

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