LL.M. in South Asian Comperative Laws

This programme will cover South Asian Constitutional Laws, and laws relating to regional integration in the widest possible ways, as well as competrative studies of core areas of regional legal issues. Course modules would cover, inter alia, the SAARC Charter, the Agreement on South Asian Free Trade Area (SAFTA), international legal framework for regional cooperation, including the relevant WTO provisions regarding regional trade agreements. In addition to regional integration law, there will be modules on comparative South Asian Law.

The academic programme is scheduled to start in 2012. Detailed announcement in this regard is to follow. 

 
M.A. in Human Rights and Development

The programme will be multi-disciplinary where students will be drawn from wide range of disciplines,  including law, human rights, economics, development studies, sociology and politics. Course modules will cover civil and political rights, social justice issues and economic rights, cultural rights, rights of women and children, marginalized and vulnerable groups among others.

Course modules will cover civil and political rights, social justice and economic rights, cultural rights, rights of women and children, marginalized and vulnerable groups among others.

There will be modules on international and regional mechanisms for the protection of human rights, including European, Inter-American and African systems of protection of human rights with the concern of the lack of any such system of protection in our region. There will also be modules on cross cutting issues such as trade and human rights, globalization and human rights and development and human rights.

The programme is scheduled to start in 2012. Details are to follow.

 
Certificate Courses

SAILS has organized month-long two seperate Advanced Certificate Courses on Clinical Legal Education (CLE) and Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) in 2010 with participants from different South Asian countries. Faculty Members were from the region and beyond.

SAILS is now designing short certificte courses (duration 40 to 48 hours and during weekends) on Legal Research and Writing, Teaching Law, Human Rights Law, Human Rights Advocacy, Mediation, and Arbitration.  Details of the courses will be posted soon on the website.   

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Certificate Course on Legal Research and Writing

The South Asian Institute of Advanced Legal and Human Rights Studies (SAILS) is offering a Certificate Course on Legal Research and Writing.

Duration- 21 hours (over three weekends), Starting from 10 February 2012

Classes (Tentative Schedule):
Fridays (10, 17 and 24 February 2012): from 4:00PM to 7:00PM
Saturdays (11, 18 and 25 February 2012) from 3:00PM to 7:00PM

Last Date of Registration: 31 January 2012

Venue: SAILS, House No. 55, Ground Floor, Road No. 5, Dhanmondi R/A, Dhaka 1205.

The Course is specially designed for law students, fresh graduates, young legal academics, researchers and practitioners.

It will cover theoretical and practical aspects of legal research and writings along with exercises.

Course fee is Taka 4,000/- (four thousand only); it is to cover cost for study and reference materials, stationery items and refreshments. Certificate of participation will be issued.

Number of seats 20; for reservation and other details kindly mail to: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it , or call to 01711 854771. Also please visit www.sails-law.org for updates.
 
Distinguished Guest Faculties/Trainers:*
  • Dr. Abdullah Al Faruque, Department of Law, University of Chittagong
  • Dr. Md. Akhtaruzzaman, Metropolitan Additional Sessions Judge, Dhaka
  • Dr. Naim Ahmed,Advocate, Supreme Court of Bangladesh
  • Mr. Md. Zahid Hossain, Expert (Monitoring and Investigation), UNDP-National Human Rights Commission Capacity Development Project.
Course Director: Dr. Uttam Kumar Das  
[Dr. Uttam Kumar Das is an Advocate in the Supreme Court of Bangladesh and Deputy Director of the South Asian Institute of Advanced Legal and Human Rights Studies (SAILS). He is a Fulbright Hubert H. Humphrey Fellow (2009-2010).
The trainer has served as a Legal Expert with the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) and International Organization for Migration (IOM).
He has an LL.M. with Legal Research and Writing course from the University of Minnesota Law School (U.S.A.) and a Doctor of Philosophy from the Institute of Bangladesh Studies (IBS), University of Rajshahi].

*Subject to availability on the scheduled dates.
 
Advanced Diploma Courses

SAILS is designing Advanced Diploma Courses for academics and practitioners on topical legal and human rights issues emerging in South Asian Region.

Details are to be announced soon.

 


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