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Makau Mutua, ‘Transitional Justice in Africa: Promises and Pitfalls’
March 8, 2017 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Leading Kenyan legal scholar Makau Mutua is a distinguished professor at the State University of New York at Buffalo, where he also served as dean of the Law School. A member of the Council on Foreign Affairs, Mutua joined the World Bank in 2015 to work on governance and human rights. In January 2017, he was elected to a four-year term as chairman of the Board of Advisors of the Rome-based International Development Law Organization, where he had served as vice chair since 2016. This talk is part of the Thursday Jama series sponsored by the Carolina Seminar in African Ecology and Social Processes. The Thursday Jama is free and open to all area faculty and graduate students in any discipline. Light refreshments will be served. Please contact Stacey Sewall for more information.