Caroline Omari Lichuma

Caroline Omari Lichuma

Research and Development Specialist

Department ​Département Droit
Adresse postale Weicker Building, Université du Luxembourg
4, rue Alphonse Weicker
L-2721 Luxembourg
Bureau sur le campus C221B

Caroline joined the University of Luxembourg in September 2022, as a Research and Development Specialist at the Department of Law. Her current research is in the broad area of Business and Human Rights. Prior to joining the University of Luxembourg, Caroline was a PhD Candidate and DAAD scholar at the Georg-August Universität, Göttingen, where she carried out her doctoral research on the Domestic Adjudication of Economic and Social Rights in Kenya, Germany and South Africa. She is currently awaiting her thesis defense.

Caroline has an LLM in Public International Law from the New York University School of Law, where she was a dean graduate scholar, and an LLB from the University of Nairobi. In addition, she has a diploma in Justiciability of Economic and Social Rights from the Abo Akademi University in Turku, Finland, as well as a diploma in Social Rights in International Law from the Kalliopi Koufa Foundation for the Promotion of International Law and Human Rights Law, in Thessaloniki, Greece. She is also a Certified Public Accountant - Kenya and has worked as an assistant lecturer at Strathmore Law School and Riara Law School, both in Nairobi, Kenya.

Caroline’s expertise is in the broad field of international human rights law where she has a number of publications spanning diverse aspects such as economic and social rights, women’s rights, rights of persons with disabilities and business and human rights.

Last updated on: mardi 18 octobre 2022