Event: Fourth ASEAN Chief Justices’ Roundtable: The Role of the Judiciary in Environmental Protection | 12-14 December 2014 | Hanoi, Viet Nam Session 1: ASEAN Judiciaries’ Cooperation on the Environment: The Jakarta Common Vision and the Proposed Hanoi Plan of Action
Opening and Welcome remarks from Hon. Deputy Chief Justice Bui Ngoc Hoa, Hon. Chief Justice Truong Hoa Binh, and Mr. Christopher Stephens
Recap of The 2013 Third ASEAN Chief Justices Roundtable on Environment
03 Dec 13
Asian Development Bank (ADB) President Takehiko Nakao today formally launched the Asian Judges Network on Environment (AJNE) at the ADB headquarters in Manila, Philippines, creating a platform to generate knowledge on environment challenges among judiciaries and the legal community in Asia and the Pacific. The AJNE was launched on the opening day of the Second… Read More…
17 Dec 14
HA NOI, Dec. 15 — Viet Nam hopes to learn from other countries’ experiences in protecting the environment, President Truong Tan Sang said on Saturday to delegates attending the fourth ASEAN Chief Justices’ Roundtable.
06 Dec 13
The three-day Second Asian Judges Symposium on Environment has formally launched an Asian Judges Network on Environment, marking a new level of cooperation amongst judiciary who enforce environmental laws and help preserve the region’s natural capital. ADB hosted the event in partnership with the Supreme Court of the Philippines, UNEP, the World Wildlife Fund, US… 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.