Proceedings of the Third South Asia Judicial Roundtable on Environmental Justice for Sustainable Green Development

Building on work and the discussions of the previous roundtables, key themes discussed in Colombo include judicial training and capacity enhancement, regional integration and cooperation, enhancing the efficacy of the judicial system for environmental justice, and the application of Alternative Dispute Resolution methods. In addition, the event tackled specific issues relating to urban development, natural capital, gender, community forest management, and tourism. The roundtable culminated in the adoption of the Colombo Action Plan consisting of concrete steps and measures toward the development of environmental rule of law.

Date Published

Monday, August 25, 2014

Resource Type

Conference Proceedings

Country

Sri Lanka