George Mukundi Wachira
Head of the African Governance Architecture Secretariat, Ethiopia
Dr. George Mukundi Wachira is the Head of the African Governance Architecture (AGA) Secretariat, Department of Political Affairs, African Union (AU) Commission. A Kenyan national, he has a law degree from the University of Nairobi, Master and Doctor of International Law Degrees from the University of Pretoria, South Africa and a Master in Public Administration Degree from the Harvard, Kennedy School of Government. Prior to joining the AU Commission in 2012, he was the advocacy director, Centre for the Study of Violence and Reconciliation, South Africa where he led civil society and policymakers’ engagement with the African Union towards the development of an African transitional justice policy framework. He has extensive teaching, research and technical work experience on the rule of law, constitutionalism, democratic governance, human rights, transitional justice and public administration.