Sujit Choudhry: Bringing Constitutional Awareness to the Public

Sujit Choudhry is the founder of Center for Constitutional Transitions, an organization that aims to generate and mobilize information and knowledge to support constitution building by seeking out help from leading international experts, assembling them to produce policy options that will be used for research studies and will benefit decision makers. The Center for Constitutional Transitions has partnered with multilateral organizations, think tanks and non-government organizations all across the world. The organization has at least 50 partner experts, coming from 25 different countries. Sujit Choudhry’s previous job prior to establishing the organization was a constitutional advisor, serving transitional and emerging democracies around the world. He is involved in the creation of their constitution, and amending the ones that have already existed. He had the idea to start the Center for Constitutional Transitions when he found out that constitutional advice often lacks adequate, updated research.  More to read on

Sujit Choudhry has been receiving a lot of donations and grants for working under the Center for Constitutional Transitions. They have been participating actively, and the group has been involving themselves into hosting seminars and conventions and enlightening the public about the constitution. He is an expert in the field, and has managed to earn his law degree from three countries. His knowledge about the laws and international relations have given him the edge in advising bodies about the importance of creating and amending the constitution, once they decided to change for the better. Related article on  He believes that the current political climate that has been sweeping the globe is endangering democracies, and he is offering his services in order for the United States to avert the total failure of democracy. He stated that the constitutional democracies around the world are being put under stress, and the United States must be able to cope with it and learn from its past how to adapt to a changing political environment.  For contact/service info, click on

A must-read interview of Sujit here.

Being able to listen to anyone as well as being responsive is what Sujit Choudhry believes to be the key in understanding the point of view of different cultures and people from all over the world. In the end, he believes that understanding the political point of view of a given nation is important, and that no one should assume that he already knows the truth without looking at all sides of the issue.  Check this podcast episode featuring Sujit Choudhry and listen to him giving more insights and point of views,  hit

A recently written article of Sujit here on