Yvonne Mokgoro

Yvonne Mokgoro

Yvonne Mokgoro is a former justice of the Constitutional Court of South Africa. She was appointed to the bench in 1994 by Nelson Mandela. Mokgoro served as chairperson of the South African Law Reform Commission until 2012 and is an honorary professor at a number of universities in South Africa and a former board member of the Centre for Human Rights at the University of Pretoria. She chairs the board of the Nelson Mandela Children’s Fund and is a trustee of the Mandela Rhodes Foundation. Mokgoro also serves on the expert panel that appoints members to the board of the Reserve Bank of South Africa.