Mohamed Abdo Saeed MOGHRAM

Associate Professor

Personal Information:

  • Date of birth: 22/06/1959
  • Nationality: Yemeni (resident in Yemen)
  • Civil Status: Married
  • 6. Language skills: (1 – excellent; 5 – basic)
Language Reading Speaking Writing
English 1 1 1
Arabic 1 1 1
  • . Membership of professional bodies:
  • Sana’a University Stuff Association;
  • Washington Collage of Law Alumni, Washington D.C USA;
  • Chairman of Yemeni Foundation for Transparency and Good governance;
  • Yemen Lawyers Association;
  • Member of Degrees Accredited and Equavlats Committee at Ministry of High Education & Research.


Dr Moghram is a senior legal consultant and Associate Professor in the Faculty of Sharia Law at Sana’a University.  For the last year he has been the National Legal Expert for a UN/UNDP project on Transparency and Accountability in the public sector in the Arab region.  Prior to this he was the Local Expert on the Yemen Judiciary Support Programme funded by the Dutch Government.  In 2000 he was Team Leader of the Justice Sector responsible for input to the Yemen CCA Report funded by UNDP.   He participated on behalf of the Government in an international workshop on ‘Access to Justice; Strategy for Changes’ in London 2001.


Institution from – to Degrees and Diplomas obtained
University of Pune – India, 1999 Doctorate of Philosophy in Law
Washington Collage of Law,  The American University, Washington, D.C. USA, 1988 Master of Laws (LLM) in  International Legal Studies
Sana`a University, Sana`a , Republic of Yemen, 1984 License in Sharia and Law


He participates in many conferences and Designing and implementing training program on Legal, Administrative skills as follows:

  • He is the Team Leader of National Team on UNCAC Compline Review -Yemen, program. From 2010-2012. This work will published as book by GIZ.
  • He is the Team Leader and Main Researcher of the NIS project in Yemen, 2013 –till 2014 (evaluation of  National Integrity System in Yemen , supported by Transparency International )
  • He prepared a study on “Transnational Justice in Yemen – a Critical study of Immunity Law and Transitional Justice Drafted Law in Yemen” 2012.
  • He prepared a study on “Reforming the Rights System in Yemen “2012.
  • Children’s Rights Seminar. Pune University, India.
  • Yemen Human Development Report, 2001
  • Supervisor and Writer of Women Stutas Reports, 2007.
  • Yemeni Women Labour Condition study.
  • Yemen CCA Report in Yemen, 2000.
  • Human Rights Training Program, Human Rights At home. Sana’a, Taiz, and Aden July 2003.
  • Training Program for National Women Committee on “Civil and Political Rights of Yemeni Women, in National Law and International instruments of HR, 2004.
  • Designing and implementing training program on Legal, Administrative skills, Yemen 2004
  • Trainer for Integrating Women’s Rights in national laws in Yemen, 2004
  • Trainer for program on Eliminating Violence against Women, 2004
  • Trainer for Program on Human Rights Protection. 2006
  • Application of MS Office based software.

Conferences and Workshops:

  • Second National Conference for Yemeni Women. March 2004.
  • Workshop on ‘Integrating Human Rights in Development “May, 2001, Sana’a.
  • Advisory meeting on Generating an Affective Partnership between Civil Society, Central Government and Local Governance, June 2004.
  • participated in the Transparency International Conference on ‘The Anti-Corruption Agenda in a New Decade; Defining Issues, Identifying Allies’ September 2000 in Ottawa, Canada
  • Attended a Workshop on “Access to Justice; Strategies for Change”, October 2001, London, UK
  • Participated as Team Leader in South-South Anti-Corruption Conference in Mombasa, Kenya, 2011

Research and scientific papers:

  • Study Evaluation of National Integrity System in Yemen, supported by Transparency International
  • Working paper on “Governance, Poverty Reduction, The Impact of Civil Society in Public Policy” in The Arab Region.
  • a study on “Transnational Justice in Yemen – a Critical study of Immunity Law and Transitional Justice Drafted Law in Yemen” 2012.
  • a study on “Transnational Justice in Yemen – a Critical study of Immunity Law and Transitional Justice Drafted Law in Yemen” 2012.
  • Study on Political, Social and Economic Aspects of Local Governance in Yemen,2008.
  • Study on” Legal Framework of Civil Society in Yemen ” 2001.
  • Legal Framework Condition of Micro and Small Enterprises in Yemen. 2002.
  • Write many researches and papers in deferent subjects.


  • Translation of International Arbitration Award on Yemen Eritrea conflicts, 2000.
  • UNCAC Compliance Review– gap analysis, Yemen, 2011- 2012. With others
  • Citizen Rights: Your Rights before Traffic police, 2002, coauthor, with others.
  • Texts and Legal Terms in English.2003. (Text book).
  • Yemen at Glance; Legal and constitutional System. In” Encyclopedia of the World Constitutions. 2005. in English.
  • Legal Framework of Civil Society in Yemen, 2006.
  • Legal judgment, text in English language. 2009.
  • Women Labor in Unorganized Sector in Yemen 2008.

Business Law in Yemen.  Draft for text book for Business Law course, at LIU. Not published.

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