Ms. Dorcas Achapa

Mandate: June 2016 - June 2019

An accomplished public servant with expertise in international negotiations having been the Head of the International Law Division in the office of the Attorney General in Kenya for over 15 years. Ms. Achapa possesses excellent organizational skills and has experience in the interpretation and application of International Law. She has also been an Advisor to the Government of Kenya on the interpretation and application of various conventions including the Convention on the Law of the Sea. Currently a member of the Legal and Technical Commission of the International Seabed Authority.