Constitution of India and Environmental Governance: Administrative and Adjudicatory Process
This course will delve into the rationale behind the emergence and the growing jurisprudence of Environmental Law. By looking into various legislations and decisions by courts of law, this course aims to put across the myriad ways in which Environmental Laws work.
Week 1:Foundational basis of Environmental Law and Governance
Week 2:Principles of Environmental Governance – Legal Instruments
Week 3: Emerging Trends in Environmental Law and Governance
Week 4:Constitution of India and the Environment
Week 5:Pollution Control Laws: Administrative process
Week 6:Environment Protection Act: Administrative process through delegated legislations
Week 7: Waste Management Laws: Role of Municipalities and other agencies
Week 8:Forest Management in India
Week 9:Judiciary and the role of continuing mandamus
Week 10:Biodiversity Laws and its Application –ABS Guidelines
Week 11: Wildlife Protection and management
Week 12:Adjudicatory Mechanisms- SC, HC, NGT.