Aruni Jayakody

Aruni Jayakody

Aruni holds a Master of Arts in Law and Diplomacy from The Fletcher School at Tufts University (2013). Aruni obtained her Bachelor of Laws and Bachelor of Arts from the University of Queensland (2008). She was admitted to practice as a lawyer in Australia in 2009. Prior to joining SACLS, Aruni was based in Kabul, and worked on rule of law and governance issues at the Afghanistan Research and Evaluation Unit. She has also researched United Nations monitoring, reporting and fact-finding mechanisms at the Harvard Program on Humanitarian Policy and Conflict Research. In 2010-11 she researched constitutional reform and freedom of expression issues as a researcher at the Legal and Constitutional Unit of the Centre for Policy Alternatives.

Aruni’s states interests outside work are Biryani and Beyonce.