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December 16, 2013
Participants at the seminar on 'Reconciling Forestry and Mining Management: Some Current Environmental Concerns in Asia' held at the Hasanuddin University, Makassar engage in a proactive discussion on Mining issues in Indonesia.

ENVIRONMENT LAW TALKS, INDONESIA

Reconciling Forestry and Mining Management: Some Current Environmental Concerns in Asia

The Indonesian seminar on Forestry and Mining issues was held at the Hasanuddin University, Makassar from Dec 10-12, 2013. Participants discussed issues from a regional and local perspective with a varied audience of experts, civil society and students of the University.

December 5, 2013
Participants and Organizers of the seminar on "Current Southeast Asia Forestry and Mining Issues, Malaysia" held from 27-29th November, 2013 in Kuala Lumpur.

ENVIRONMENT LAW TALKS, MALAYSIA

Current Southeast Asia Forestry And Mining Issues, Malaysia

The Malaysian seminar on Forestry and Mining Issues in South-east Asia was held in Kuala Lumpur from Nov 27-29th, 2013. Participants from Indonesia, Malaysia and the Philippines discussed the issues in a comparative regional framework towards strengthening Environmental legislation in Malaysia.

November 22, 2013
KAS Alumni discuss Climate Change policies at the concluding round table session held in Hong Kong.

3rd KAS ALUMNI LAWYERS MEETING

CLIMATE CHANGE AND ENERGY ISSUES IN ASIA AND EUROPE

KAS Alumni Lawyers in an interactive discussion on Climate Change legislation in their respective countries, at the concluding round table session held on Climate Change and Energy Issues in Hong-Kong from the 19-21st of November, 2013.

November 11, 2013
Prof. Harry Roque Jr. of the University Of Philippines, College Of Law at an interactive training session on the ICCPR at the Media Defense Capacity-Building Training workshop held in Bangkok from 4-6th November, 2013.

MEDIA DEFENSE CAPACITY-BUILDING TRAINING

For Lawyers from Myanmar, Laos, Vietnam and Cambodia

Prof. Harry Roque Jr. of the University Of Philippines, College Of Law at an interactive training session on the ICCPR at the Media Defense Capacity-Building Training workshop held in Bangkok from 4-6th November, 2013.

November 11, 2013

Networking for Rule of Law

Meeting of SAARCLAW and LAWASIA

In October, KAS Rule of Law Programme invited the boards of directors of SAARCLAW and LAWASIA legal network to Singapore. The objective was to discuss possible future cooperation. The meeting strengthened the links between experts from South Asia and the Asia-Pacific who are engaged in promoting the development of rule of law structures. The meeting took place on occasion of the 23rd LAWSIA conference and the 15th meeting of Asia’s chief justices.

October 23, 2013

KAS-PORTAL ON CLIMATE CHANGE IN ASIA

Environmental Issues in Asia

Click here to access the KAS Portal on 'Climate Change in Asia' for comprehensive information on Climate Change and and related environmental Issues in Asia. more…

October 23, 2013
Participants of the Climate and Energy conference in New Delhi engage in a discussion on Climate finance and Renewable energy in Asia

Workshop in New Delhi

Environment Legislation and Climate Change: Effective Response in Asia

Participants of the Climate Change and Renewable Energy workshop organised in co-operation with TERI, New Delhi engage in an active dialogue on Climate Financing and legislative response to Climate Change across Asia.

October 23, 2013
Marc Spitzkatz lectures undergraduate Indian students of Law about German Basic Law and Human Rights at the NLU, Delhi

GERMAN BASIC LAW and HUMAN RIGHTS

Lecture at National Law University, New Delhi

Head of the Rule of Law Programme Asia, Marc Spitzkatz delivered a lecture on 'Human Rights and the German Constitution' to 3rd year undergraduate Law students of the National Law University, Delhi.

October 3, 2013

Publication Announcement

Rule of Law: Perspectives from Asia

The Rule of Law Programme Asia announces the release of its publication "Rule of Law: Perspectives from Asia" - a compilation of seven legal articles on a wide-ranging of issues under the broad ambit of the Rule of Law. For more information - please see the link below. more…

October 3, 2013
Judges from Asia at the interactive Judicial Symposium on Code of Judicial Conduct held at Taipei on 30 Sept. - Oct.1, 2013

Judicial Symposium in Taiwan

Code of Judicial Conduct

Judges and Judicial Trainers from across Asia attended the two-day International Symposium on Code of Judicial Conduct held at Taiwan in co-operation with the Judicial Yuan at Taipei on Sept. 30 - Oct.1, 2013.