South Asian Institute of Advanced Legal and Human Rights Studies

News Dhaka, Bangladesh - 13th June 2010

I am glad to inform you that the certificate courses were launched on 29 May, 2010. The formal inauguration of this was done by former Chief Justice Habibur Rahman, whom you may remember from the inauguration ceremony of the Institute, which you had participated.

The two one-month long certificate courses are on Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) and Clinical Legal Education (CLE). The ADR course is being attended by judges and legal practitioners and the CLE course is being attended by law teachers. The courses are being attended by two participants from Bhutan, three participants from India, seven participants from Maldives, four participants from Nepal, one participant from Sri Lanka and nineteen participants from Banagladesh. The faculty for the courses include Prof. N.R.Madhava Menon, Dr. Aman Hingorani (from India) Prof. Yubaraj Sangroula (from Nepal), Prof. Vave Holness (from South Africa) and resources persons from Bangladesh.

Dr. Kamal Hossain
South Asia Foundation
Bangladesh Chapter
Founder of SAILS