Sujit Choudhry is in Support of Constitutional Change Throughout Democracies Worldwide

Sujit Choudhry is the Founding Director of the Center for Constitutional Transitions. The idea is that it helps to build a constitution and utilizes networks on an international level. It allows decision-makers to obtain an evidence-based policy that coincides with agenda-setting research.

Currently, Sujit Choudhry has worked with over 25 countries and 50 experts with the Center. He has been a constitutional advisor for years. Founding the organization made sense as he noticed that there was a lack of current research, which impeded the advice being given. The Center fills the gap in order to aid advisors and emerging democracies.

Sujit Choudhry is an immigrant. He has law degrees from three separate countries. With degrees from Harvard, Toronto, and Oxford, he has had professional success and knows how to navigate political environments. Currently residing in Berkeley, California, Choudhry has demonstrated a significant amount of knowledge. Prior to being the Director of the Center for Constitutional Transitions, he was a Professor of Law at New York University and prior to that, the University of Toronto. More to read on

Choudhry has been recognized internationally for his in-depth comparatives on law and politics. He has worked as an advisor for constitution building processes for such countries as South Africa, Nepal, Libya, Egypt, Ukraine and many more.

Sujit Choudhry believes that the key to working with people globally is to listen and be responsive. he understands that it’s imperative to be able to immerse himself into a new environment, particularly in an area where there are very different cultures.  For blog reading, hop over to

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If he were given unlimited funds and time, he would want to host an organization that gathers constitutional case-law in multiple languages, from various countries. According to Sujit Choudhry, it would chance the way the world looks at constitutionalism. Additional reading on

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The Center has a lot of new projects coming up, including working with the International Institute for Democracy and Electoral Assistance. The collaborative research projects should help to shed new light on constitutions and help the evolving democracies around the world.

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