Event: Fourth ASEAN Chief Justices’ Roundtable: The Role of the Judiciary in Environmental Protection | 12-14 December 2014 | Hanoi, Viet Nam Session 6: The Judiciary, the Executive and Environmental Protection Introduction by Presbiterio Velasco Jr. Presentation by Duong Thanh An Presentation by Justice Syed Mansoor Ali Shah Comments
Event: Fourth ASEAN Chief Justices’ Roundtable: The Role of the Judiciary in Environmental Protection | 12-14 December 2014 | Hanoi, Viet Nam Session 5: Updates on Judicial Environmental Institutions: Courts, Rules and Access to Environmental Justice Introduction by Rachel Pepper Presentation by Ubonrath Luivikkai Presentation by Presbiterio Velasco Jr Presentation by Takdir Rahmadi Presentation by… Read More…
Event: Fourth ASEAN Chief Justices’ Roundtable: The Role of the Judiciary in Environmental Protection | 12-14 December 2014 | Hanoi, Viet Nam Session 4: Illegal Wildlife Crime, Trafficking and Trade Introduction by Scott Roberton Presentation by Justice Dam Van Dao Comments
03 Nov 14
HA NOI, VIET NAM – The ASEAN Judiciaries Working Group on Environment met here today for the first time to explore ways to deepen cooperation on the region’s environmental problems in advance of the fourth ASEAN Chief Justices’ Roundtable on Environment taking place in Ha Noi in November.
05 Dec 13
The Asian Judges Network on the Environment has been formally launched in Manila, marking a new stage of cooperation among justices on enforcing environmental laws and helping to preserve the region’s nature. “Chief justices and the senior judiciary play a critical role in improving environmental enforcement and strengthening the rule of law,” Asian Development Bank… Read More…
26 Nov 13
MANILA, PHILIPPINES – Legal responses to cross border threats from climate change, pollution, deforestation and the illegal trade in wildlife and timber are at the top of the agenda at a meeting of Chief Justices from the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) in Bangkok, Thailand. “Southeast Asia, one of the world’s most bio-diverse regions,… Read More…
28 Nov 13
Established in October 1991, SAARCLAW is a regional apex body of the South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC). It is composed of judges, lawyers, law academics, and other stakeholders in South Asia. It has an Honorary Secretary-General with an Executive Council and country chapters. According to its Charter, SAARCLAW was formed for the purposes of disseminating information, promoting cooperation and understanding of the legal developments in the region, and developing law as an instrument of social change.