Call for Papers: National Seminar on Emerging Issues Relating to Environmental Laws @ ICFAI Law School, Dehradun [Mar 30-31]

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26 Dec 2017 7:56 AM GMT

  • Call for Papers: National Seminar on Emerging Issues Relating to Environmental Laws @ ICFAI Law School, Dehradun [Mar 30-31]

    The Stockholm Declaration recognized that man is a part of nature, and life depends on it. U. Thant, the then secretary General, United Nations, in Stockholm Conference appealed “Like or not, we are travelling together on a common planet and we have no national alternative but to work together, to make an environment in which we and our children can live a full and peaceful life”.

    The present seminar focuses on global and national environmental laws and policies in analyzing the need of different countries to manage and control the bio-diversity, climate change, water and air pollution, land degradation, the depletion of ozone layer and persistent organic pollutants etc. for sustainable development.

    Call for Papers:

    Research Papers/Articles and Case Studies from legal fraternity are invited for presentation in the National Seminar. Communication of acceptance will be sent to authors for presentation. Co-authorship is allowed, but each author is required to register and pay the registration fee individually.

    The Seminar will focus on following Issues/ Sub-themes:

    • Environmental Law- Principles and Policies in India

    • Global Warming, Climate Change and Depletion of Ozone Layer

    • Environmental Protection and Sustainable Development: Indian Legal Perspective

    • Green Economy, Poverty Eradication and Human Resource Development

    • Technological Advancement and Environment Degradation

    • Protecting the Marine Environment: Role of Environmental Law and Policy

    • Biodiversity and Natural Resources at Global and National level

    • Protection of Flora and Fauna: National Scenario

    • Environmental Issues and Dispute Resolution Mechanism

    • Public Participation for Enforcement of Environmental Laws in India

    • Environment and the Role of Supreme Court of India

    • Above identified issues /sub-themes are only illustrative. Participants may select the related topics covered under the main theme.

    Important Dates:

    • Last date for Abstract Submission: March 15, 2018

    • Last Date for Communication of Acceptance of Abstract: March 18, 2018

    • Last Date for Submission of Full Paper: March 25, 2018

    • The abstract and full-length paper must include Title, Author(s) Name & Designation, Name of the institution of the researcher, Mob. No. and e-mail address.

    Submission Guidelines:

    • The submission shall consist of an abstract and full paper.

    • An abstract shall not be more than 300 words excluding title and keywords.

    • The length of the paper should not exceed 3000 words.

    • Paper should be submitted in MS Word format with the subject “National Seminar on Emerging Issues Relating to Environmental Laws: National Perspectives”.

    • Cover-page must contain name, nationality, e-mail, contact number, and name of the college/university along with the address of the participants.

    • In case of co-authorship, the covering letter should include details of all the authors.

    • Submission of abstract and full paper must be made to

    • Delegates must submit the hard copy of his/her paper on the day of seminar, at registration desk.

    For any queries Contact:

    Tarun Kumar: 7060471943
    Anshuman Sahoo: 7895194740
    Basuki Nath Pandey: 7060471936
    Ashish Kumar Rai: 9918473419

    For Registration Form and Brochure click here

    For Poster click here  

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