Regional Seminar on Sharing of South Asian Experiences for Constitution Building in Nepal

12-Apr-2014 - 13-Apr-2014

Venue : Kathmandu, Nepal

SAARCLAW, Saarclaw Nepal Chapter and the Nepal Law Society in partnership with the International IDEA held a regional seminar on "Sharing of South Asian Experiences for Constitution Building in Nepal" on 12-13 April, 2014 in Kathmandu Nepal.  About 60 different experts attended the regional workshop. India – 3 experts; Bhutan – 3; Pakistan – 3; Sri Lanka – 3; Maldives -1; Afghanistan – 1; Bangladesh – 3; and Nepal – 40.  H.E. Arjun Bahadur Thapa, Secretary General of SAARC  attended the event along with Hon'ble Mr. Kalyan Shrestha, Justice, Supreme Court, then Chairperson, SAARC Law Nepal Chapter and now President, SAARCLAW;  Rt. Hon’ble Subash Chandra Nemwang, Chairperson, Constituent Assembly, Nepal; Rt. Hon’ble Chief Justice Mr. Lynpo Sonam Tobge, Chief Justice of Bhutan and then President of SAARCLAW; Rt. Hon’ble, Acting Chief Justice Mr. Damodar Prasad Sharma, Supreme Court, Nepal; Senior Advocate Mr. Komal Prakash Ghimire, Chairperson, NLS; Ms. Leena Rikkila Tamang, Director for Asia and the Pacific, International IDEA; and Mr. Hemant Batra, Secretary General, SAARCLAW.