Sujit Choudhry Assembles Roundtable

Sujit Choudhry is a Professor of Law the prestigious University of California, Berkeley. Previously, he was the Professor of Law at New York University and holds a valuable position at the University of Toronto. Today, Choudhry is recognized worldwide for his views on comparative constitutional law and politics. He received his education from Oxford, Harvard, and Toronto. In addition, he was a law clerk to Chief Justice Antonio Lamer.  For more info, visit this website, check on sujitchoudhry.com.

With over two decades of experience as a constitutional adviser, his skills are valued by organizations all over the world. In addition, he has spoken in over two dozen countries, including Egypt, Jordan, Ukraine, and Nepal. Today, he is a member of the U.N. Mediation and has consulted the World Bank Institute.  For a better insight into his career choices, hit inspirery.com.

Recently in December 2017, Sujit Choudhry, amongst other notable members, held a round-table workshop titled “Recovering from Authoritarian Backsliding: Pathways and Prospects. The roundtable deduced that the countries, Hungary and Poland, have the potential to return to a constitutional democracy — a deal not imaginable today. They also hope to investigate the state of the constitutional, institutional, and political affairs in these countries.  Read more on constitutionaltransitions.org.

The Third Wave of democratization, as it has been labeled, is responsible for the transition of these countries. Most of the Central Eastern European countries joined the European Union and thus, changed their status from authoritarian type of government to a constitutional democracy.  Additional article on patch.com.

During the roundtable meeting, Sujit Choudhry and his peers wish to address and fix the authoritative backsliding in Hungary and Poland. In addition, the roundtable will establish a network of connection, which could further aid their research to transition the countries into a Democracy. Its ultimate mission is to develop these tools and proposals so other organizations, such as political actors and independent institutions can utilize it to fix constitutional problems of their own.   A note-worthy article here.

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