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About the Programme

CEERA in association with MoEF& CC has organized Training programmes for IFS officers in the year 2013 and 2017. It will be organizing the same on the theme “Right to Information and the Forest Department ” in July 2019.

Tentative Programme Schedule

Registration: 9.30 AM

Day 1: 11th July, 2019: Thursday
Time Session Resource Person
10 AM to 10.30 AM Inaugural Session Chief Guest: Dr. Amita Prasad : Director General, NPC & Former Addl. Secretary, MoEF&CC,

Prof.[Dr.] R Venkata Rao : Vice Chancellor, NLSIU

Prof. MK Ramesh : Professor of Law, NLSIU

Prof. Sairam Bhat : Professor of Law, NLSIU

Dr. C S Patil : Dean, KSLU, Hubbali

10.30 AM to 10.40 AM Group Photograph
10.40 AM to 11.30 AM Constitution of India: Need for Transparency and Accountability in Forest Governance Prof. M.K Ramesh : Professor of Law, NLSIU

Prof. C S Patil : Dean, Karnataka State Law University, Hubbali

11.30 AM to 11.45AM Tea Break
11.45 AM to 1.15 PM Right to Information Act: An Overview Prof. Sairam Bhat : Professor of Law, NLSIU
1.30 PM to 2.15 PM Lunch
2.15 PM to 3.30 PM Right to Environmental Information Mr. Robinson D’Souza : Former Chief Secretary, Government of Karnataka

Prof. C S Patil, Dean, Karnataka State Law University, Hubbali

3.30PM to 3.45PM Tea Break
3.45 PM to 5.15PM Section 4 of the RTI Act: Suo Motu Disclosures of the Forest Department (Panel Discussion) Dr. Prashanth Desai : Asst. Prof. of Law, NLSIU

Dr. Y.G : Muralidhara CREAT, Bengaluru

Registration: 9.30 AM

Day 2: 12th July, 2019: Thursday
Time Session Resource Person
9.30 AM to 11.00 AM Powers and Functions of CIC and SIC Dr. Y.G Muralidhara : CREAT, Bengaluru

Dr. Sairam Bhat : Professor of Law, NLSIU

11.00-11.30 Tea break
11.30 AM to 1.00 PM Exemption to Disclosure of Information: Sec. 8 of RTI Act Y.G Muralidhara : CREAT, Bengaluru

Dr. Sairam Bhat : Professor of Law, NLSIU

1.00 -2.00 PM Lunch
2.00 PM to 3.00 PM Cases Emerging from RTIs NLSIU Team

Two Days Training Workshop on Right to Information and the Forest Department

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