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A day after Ban Ki Moon, the UN Secretary General, presented justice as one of the six central themes which he believes the countries of the world should base the new sustainable development goals around, we want to share this video from our friends at the World Resources Institute. It beautifully shows how fundamental access to justice is for sustainable development, human rights and preventing climate change.
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In India, a High Level Committee (HLC) constituted by the Ministry of Environment, Forests and Climate Change has submitted its report to the environment minister, Prakash Javadekar, following its review of six of India’s major environmental laws. Some of the laws date back to the 1920s and the report offered an opportunity to strengthen the protection of India’s environment and protect the communities that rely on it for their livelihoods.
When the Committee was set up, Namati and its partner, the Centre for Policy Research, submitted a set of issues that the Committee needed to address. We also presented to the Committee a Framework …