Deng Gai Gatluak, Head of Procurement and Logistics Unit

Deng Gai Gatluak

Mr. Deng Gai Gatluak, is a lecturer at Starford International University (SIU), faculty of law, where he lectures Democracy & Constitutionalism, Administrative law and Constitutional Law. He obtained Master of Laws (LL.M) from Girne American University (GAU), Cyprus (2017) and holds a Bachelor of Laws (LL.B) from Cavendish University Uganda (CUU), (2014).

Mr. Gatluak, a lawyer by profession, was appointed to the National Dialogue Steering Committee (Secretariat) on the basis of youth representation and more importantly because of his history of civic service and engagement, his professional training and experience in administrative law and constitutional law, and his deep connections to the Youth leadership in South Sudan.

Mr. Gatluak’s record of public engagement includes:

  • Serving as Chairman of the SPLM-IO Youth League
  • Serving as Secretary of Bieh State Technical Committee, where he reviewed the existing state political and economic documents, structure and past reference records, redefined clear structure of various state organs and outlined their relevant functions in conformity with the former Jonglei State constitution and drafted the Bieh State strategic action plan for six months
  • Serving on the Dak Organization for Recovery and Development (DORD), where he was responsible for monitoring, investigating and reporting on public policy and Human Rights in his capacity as Child Protection Coordinator.

In addition to civic service, Mr. Gatluak also writes on peace, politics, human rights, and other issues central to South Sudan’s Constitutionalism and democracy.

His publications include: