DR. BIREETE SARAH
Dr. Bireete Sarah is a founding Partner and Executive Director for Center for Constitutional Governance (CCG), a Uganda Constitutional Watchdog (Non Governmental Organization) based at Plot 14, Muwafu Road, Ministers Village - Ntinda, Kampala. Previously, she was the Deputy Executive Director of the same NGO since 2011 to 2019. Prior to 2011, she was working as a pubic defender at the Public Defenders Association of Uganda, Kampala. She is a lawyer by profession, a human rights activist and a partner at Dickens Kamugisha and Co. Advocates in Kampala - Uganda. She is a regular panelist on the National Broadcaster (Uganda Broadcasting Corporation - UBC) political talk show known as UBC Behind The Headlines; a show that runs every Wednesday; as well as Civic Space TV (a Digital TV) on Chat Show UG, every Friday. She is a member of several boards of organizations as well as governing committees of schools and students bodies. She also chairs national coalitions including the national coalition on civic space in Uganda and she is the focal point person for the international human rights defenders group known as Vuka Allies, for Uganda. She has enriched knowledge and understanding of governance issues especially in areas of constitutionalism, human rights, Civic Space, electoral democracy, land rights, research and advocacy, public interest litigation as well as conflict transformation.