Kuajien Lual Wechtuor



Sudan, Deutschland, Ethiopia, Kenya, Uganda, Swaziland


- Europe;
- Africa; and
- Middle East

Interessiert an …

- Public Policy;
- Good Governance;
- Public Economics;
- Human rights;
- Law; and
- Politics


- Hamburg University, Hamburg, Germany (07/2016 - 06/2019),
PhD in International Law

- Leuphana University Lueneburg, Lueneburg, Germany (10/2012 – 10/2014),
MA [Public Policy and Good Governance] in Public Economics, Law and Politics

- Haramaya University, Alemaya (Dire Dawa), Ethiopia (10/2004 – 07/2008)
Bachelor of Law (LLB), Law

- Gambella High School, Gambella, Ethiopia (09/2002 – 05/2004
Certificate, Preparatory Class: General Social Science & Civic education

- Itang Secondary School, Itang, Gambella, Ethiopia (09/2000 – 05/2002)
General Secondary


1. Sudan People’s Liberation Movement/Army (SPLM/SPLA), South Sudan (02/2015 – present, FT), Representative to Germany :
- Represent SPLM/A;
- Chief of mission and top-ranking official of SPLM/A in Germany;
- consulting with the Chairman and Commander-in-Chief of SPLM/SPLMA;
- conduct negotiations with host government on behalf of SPLM/SPLA;
- represent SPLM/A in the meetings and delivering messages on behalf of SPLM/A to the host government;
- receive messages and communications from host government for relay to SPLM/A;
- Spokesperson for SPLM/A and its policies in Germany;
- overseeing operations of Liaison Office ihrand safety of South Sudanese;
- Represent SPLM/A to the people of Germany at public events as the most visible leader.

2. Ministry of Justice, South Sudan (01/2009 – 08/2014, FT),
Legal Counsel (Public Attorney), Juba, South Sudan:
- advise all levels of government in the Republic of South Sudan, represent them in public prosecution, litigation and adjudication, and conduct pre-trial proceedings;
- recommend law reform, strive to protect public and private rights, advise on legal matters and render legal aid;
- prosecute criminal matter, initiate or refuse to initiate criminal proceedings or dismiss criminal case, frame or refuse to frame the charge;
- arrest or refuse to arrest, acquit or detain accused in custody until further conviction, seize or refuse to seize; and /or;
- take any other action which restricts freedom, as to life or property;
- rendering legal advice to the Republic of South Sudan, state government and institutions in all matters relating to criminal law, criminal procedures and any other relevant law;
- supervising investigations, taking cognizance of and prosecuting criminal cases at Republic of South Sudan and State levels in accordance with applicable law; and
- preparing data and reporting on rate of crimes

3. South Sudan Human Rights for Advocacy, (07/2013-10/2013)
Human Rights and Rule of Rule Researcher, Internship (MA), Juba, South Sudan

4. National Democratic Institute (NDI), 03/2009 – 05/2009, FT),
Civic Engagement Officer-Election Unit, State Coordinator, Bor, Jonglei, South Sudan:
- Democratic transformation; focus & listening groups and interviewing the group
- Educate citizens of their civic responsibilities
- Observe election and Organize and Manage trainings
- Community empowerments and civic awareness

5. Supreme Court, (2007)
Part time worker/Researcher (Practice - Internship), Gambella, Ethiopia
- Case reviews
- Researching court works; legal capacity in judgments

6. High Court, (2006)
Part time Worker (Practice - Internship), Gambella, Ethiopia
- Case reviews
- Research
- Attend trial and interpreted parties testimonies from Nuer language to English

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