Sumit Bisarya

Senior Programme Manager
Law and constitution-building


Sumit Bisarya is the Senior Programme Manager for the Constitution-building programme.

Bisarya develops global comparative knowledge, policy and advocacy resources and provides technical support to in-country constitution reform programs.  Previously, he worked with the International Development Law Organization based in Rome, Italy where he was manager of IDLO’s field programmes. He designed, managed and implemented rule of law assistance programmes in Afghanistan and East/Horn of Africa (Ethiopia, South Sudan, Kenya and Somalia).

Bisarya has been engaged in constitution-building assistance programmes in a range of countries and contexts including Tunisia, Nepal, Myanmar, Kenya, Somalia, South Sudan and most recently in Chile and Ukraine. 

Juris Doctor (Columbia University, USA) and BA in Neuroscience (Brown University, USA).
Contact Information: 
The Hague, Netherlands