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Sujit Choudhry Discusses the Importance of Comparative Law at the Seminar Held in Kiev

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The Ukrainian Government has been suffering from internal conflicts and going through political turmoil for the last couple of decades. It has led to numerous problems for the countries, and its social and economic situation has worsened over the years due to weak governance. It is because of this that the top thinks of the country, Center of Policy and Legal Reforms in conjunction with the International IDEA organized a seminar in Kiev, where many of the leading constitutional experts were invited to share their views on how to improve the governance in the country. Among the many leading experts present at the workshop,  Sujit Choudhry was also there.   Sujit Choudhry is the former Dean of Berkeley Law and presently holds the position of I. Michael Heyman Professor at the Berkeley Law College.

Sujit Choudhry said that the Ukrainian Government has got weak over time due to the lack of presence of any strong political party and due to the partial distribution of power between the country’s Prime Minister and President. Sujit Choudhry also said that the legislation that monitors the country’s electoral system is also in need of constitutional reforms. He stated that for any government to be able to make strong policies and implement it there needs to be a concentration of power at the top, which is severely lacking in the present government at Kiev. According to, Sujit Choudhry has worked with numerous governments across the globe to help them make necessary amendments in their constitution. He has also been a part of the constitution building process in many countries, including Nepal, Sri Lanka, South Africa, Tunisia, Libya, Jordan, and Egypt.  Continue reading on

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Sujit Choudhry believes that the comparative law is the answer to many of the puzzling questions related to constitutions that many of the countries are facing today. Sujit Choudhry has co-founded Center for Constitutional Transitions to conduct research as well as generate knowledge about the comparative law and its methodologies. Related article on

He believes that a central organization on comparative law such as Center for Constitutional Transitions would help in mobilizing the knowledge about comparative law worldwide. He is also the member of many organizations of global importance, including the World Bank Institute and United Nations Development Program.  Read more of his insights and views on this article on

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Sujit Choudhry Improves Ukraine Government

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Sujit Choudhry recently met with the some of the most influential constitutional experts and collaborated on the issues within Ukraine’s government. The workshop was located in Kiev and they tried to find a solution for how the Ukraine would be able to improve its system of government. Sujit Choudhry was very excited about this opportunity and he believes this is a positive step forward for their government. Alongside Sujit Choudhry, Thomas Sidelius and Sumit Bisarya also attended.

Sujit Choudhry was able to attend after his recent release of academic papers and reports. These were known as the “Constitution Making” and they have received high praise for their extensive research and eye opening insight. More to read on  As he did in the Ukraine, Sujit Choudhry has been able to serve as the advisor for many different governments all over the world. He believes that they can all learn from each other’s successes and failures. He travels all over the world to different countries and hosts talks. By doing so, Sujit Choudhry is improving the public’s knowledge of the Constitution and how vital it is to politics. He is also working to unite experts all over the world so that the database of knowledge can be made more efficient and complete. He also urges the leaders all around the world to pay attention to the constitutional reform process and how that ties in with evidence based policy.  Additional article on

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Sujit Choudhry conducts research about politics and constitutionals law. He is very interested in the possibility of law and constitutional practice to decrease violence and political disrupt all over the world. He has been able to publish many different reports, chapters, and articles about these issues of constitutional law, design, and federalism.  Head over to to read more insight and views from him.

Sujit Choudhry has an impressive reputation in the world of politicals due to his extensive knowledge of the Constitution. He has been able to speak all over the world and impart his knowledge on other people. He works at the Berkley School of Law at the University of California. He is the Michale Herman Professor Law and in that position, he is able to further his research while also discussing his finding with his students. Continue reading on

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