MARGARET OKORODUDU-FUBARA

MARGARET OKORODUDU-FUBARA

PROFESSOR OF ENVIRONMETAL LAW, OBAFEMI AWOLOWO UNIVERSITY, ILE-IFE

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Professor Margaret Okorodudu-Fubara is a 1972 graduate of the University of Lagos with a distinguished record in environmental law consulting and university teaching.

She was called to the Bar in 1973. She obtained the LL.M and S.J.D degrees in 1977 and 1980, respectively, from Harvard Law School, USA, after a first LL.M. degree from the University of London, UK in 1975. She was appointed Consultant for the United Nations Environment Programme, Nairobi, Kenya, 2002/03 engaged as part of the team to prepare a Draft Manual on the UNEP Guidelines on Compliance with and Enforcement of Multilateral Environmental Agreements.

Professor Okorodudu-Fubara is a member of the IUCN and Associate Member of the IUCN Academy of Environmental Law. She was appointed by the President, Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces of the Federal Republic of Nigeria Member of the National Universities Commission in 2009. In 2012 she was appointed Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) Professor of Taxation (Professorial Chair) and currently is Human Rights Advocate/Defender. You can find more of her works at www.mtlawconsults.com