Chief Director, CCRD – Legislative Drafting
Department of Trade and Industry, South Africa

My name is Maria Ria Nonyana-Mokabane, a Chief Director in the Legislative Drafting Unit of the Department of Trade and Industry (the dti), South Africa. I hold the following legal qualifications: B. Procurationis, LLB, LLM, LLD, a Diploma in International Protection of Human Rights, a Certificate in Executive Management, a Certificate in American and International law and a Certificate in Corporate Governance. I serve as a member of the Access to Justice Programme with the South African Human Rights Commission, a Judge for the Africa-Regional Moot Court on Space Law. Also, serve as the representative of the dti in the Inter-governmental working Group at the United Nations Human Rights Council on Transnational Corporations and Other Business Entities on Business and Human Rights.