Sujit Choudhry is who is a professor at the University of California Berkley has joined a group of top-level constituents and experts in Kiev, Ukraine to discuss the semi—presidential system of government of Ukraine and the constitutional challenges that are currently being faced. This is a workshop in Ukraine that can help as the Ukraine draws up a new constitution and transitions to life under that new constitution. This process happens as Ukraine becomes a democracy and they are out to concentrate the power of the president, create an electoral college, create a legislature, and separating the powers between the Prime Minister and President as a few of the things that this new constitution will have to accomplish. Choudhry has joined in helping this group by others including Sumit Bisarya of the International IDEA and Thomas Sidelius of Dalarna University to name a few other key names who are helping to draw up this constitution and a plan for the Ukraine to begin to help implement and follow this Constitution in their homeland.
Sujit Choudhry is a Michael Heyman Professor of Law at the University of California Berkley, and as an internationally recognized authority of constitutional law and politics he has a great ability to combine a wide range of a research agenda with in-depth field experience He has had contributions to building processes within the governments of countries including Libya, Nepal, South Africa, Sri Lanka, Tunisia, and Ukraine to name a few countries where he has helped build new movements and constitutions to help the countries move forward. He has also lectured and spoken in at least two dozen of these countries during that time. For a recent article written by Sujit, hop over to activistpost.com.
Check this relevant law blog on thereisnoconsensus.com.
Sujit Choudhry is also the Director of the Center for Constitutional Transitions which is a group that generates and mobilizes knowledge in support of constitution building by assembling and leading international networks of experts on the topic that help complete thematic research to help the countries come up with evidence-based policy opportunities. Choudhry has represented those findings to more than 50 experts from over 25 countries. For his timeline activity update, hit on crunchbase.com. This organization also partners with a global network of multi-lateral and multinational organizations and think-tanks. Continue reading on en.wikipedia.org.
A must-read article on http://www.ceocfointerviews.com/interviews/CenterforConstitutionalTransitions17.htm