Dr Christopher Mbazira

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Dr. Christopher Mbazira is an Associate Professor of Law and Acting Principal, School of Law (LAW), Makerere University. He holds a PhD from University of the Western Cape (UWC) and a Master of Laws in Human Rights from the University of Pretoria both in South Africa. He holds a Bachelor of Laws from Makerere University and a Diploma of Legal Practice from the Law Development Centre (LDC).

He is the Coordinator of the Public Interest Law Clinic (PILAC), LAW and has written and spoken widely on the subject of socio economic rights in the context of the judicial application of these rights. Dr. Mbazira is a Visting Professor at the University of the Witwatersrand (Wits), South Africa and lectures undergraduate and postgraduate students in the areas of public international law and international and regional human rights law. He is also a research consultant on human rights, public policy and governance issues.