Makau W. Mutua

SUNY Distinguished Professor Floyd H. and Hilda L. Hurst Faculty Scholar

Former Dean, University at Buffalo School of Law

Research Focus: Constitution-Making, Human Rights, International Business Transactions, Post-Colonialism, Post-Conflict Societies, Public International Law, State Reconstruction, Third World Approaches to International Law (TWAIL), Transitional Justice

Links: Curriculum Vitae, SSRN

Contact Information

626 O'Brian Hall, North Campus
Buffalo, NY 14260-1100
Phone: 716-645-2311
Email: mutua@buffalo.edu

Faculty Assistant: Suzanne Caruso

Reports, Papers & Other Scholarship

Darfur Debate – What Should the ICC do about the Darfur Question?, Invited Experts on the Darfur Question, HUMAN RIGHTS AND INTERNATIONAL CRIMINAL LAW FORUM ONLINE, UCLA Sanela Diana Jenkins Human Rights Project (January 26  2011)
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The International Criminal Court in Africa: Challenges and Opportunities, Norwegian Peace Building Centre (NOREF) (September  2010)
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Transitional Justice in Sexual and Gender-Based Violence, BUFFALO LEGAL STUDIES RESEARCH PAPER SERIES No. 2008-18 (July 14  2008)
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The African Human Rights System: A Critical Evaluation, HUMAN DEVELOPMENT REPORT (2000)
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"Confronting the Past: Accountability for Human Rights Violations in Malawi", The Robert F. Kennedy Memorial Center for Human Rights, May 1994
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Conference Reports and Proceedings

In Memoriam, AMERICAN SOCIETY OF INTERNATIONAL LAW: PROCEEDINGS OF THE ANNUAL MEETING (Makua Mutua, ed.) (December  2010) p. 635-638

"Just Back from the Human Rights Council", Proceedings of the 102th Annual Meeting, ASIL, April 2008 Website

"What is TWAIL?", Proceedings of the 94th Annual Meeting, ASIL, April 2000
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"INGOs as Political Actors", Proceedings of the 93rd Annual Meeting, ASIL, March 1999
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"Conflicting Conceptions of Human Rights: Rethinking the Post-Colonial State", Proceedings of the 89th Annual Meeting, ASIL, April 1995
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