School of Law

School of Law

Naomi Umuhoza

 

NNames : Naomi Umuhoza
Position: Assistant Lecturer, School of Law
Contact
Mobile Phone: +250788536195 Email:n.umuhoza@ur.ac.rw; numuhoza9@gmail.com  

Naomi Umuhoza holds an LLM in International Human Rights Law and Criminal Justice specialising in Internationalisation of crimes from Utrecht University the Netherlands and LLB from the National University of Rwanda. Naomi has since taught various courses at the school of Law at the same time contributed greatly to the development of the Legal Clinic and Legal Aid. 2010, she took a course in Psychology and law at the school of Criminal law and criminology at Willem Pompe Institute, Utrecht, the Netherlands. Naomi is a certified mediator and a trainer in mediation. Currently, she is pursuing her PhD in the field of Child Law at Uppsala University, in Sweden.

Research:
- Legal analysis of bail system under Rwandan law (un published) - The differences in marriageable age and the Right of non-discrimination in the convention of the rights of the child (un published) - Inquisitorial system of criminal proceedings; an ideal for poor defendant’s rights (un published) - Analysis of the Right to counsel and legal assistance in Kenyan accusatorial and Rwandan inquisitorial systems (un published)  
Teaching:
- Rwandan Criminal Procedure Undergraduate programme - Evidence in Criminal Matters Undergraduate programme - Psychology and Law Undergraduate programme - Legal Clinic Undergraduate programme - Child Law Undergraduate programme
Other activities:
- Legal analysis of bail system under Rwandan law (un published) - The differences in marriageable age and the Right of non-discrimination in the convention of the rights of the child (un published) - Inquisitorial system of criminal proceedings; an ideal for poor defendant’s rights (un published) - Analysis of the Right to counsel and legal assistance in Kenyan accusatorial and Rwandan inquisitorial systems (un published)