June 16, 2024

Certificate Course on Environmental Law

Poster for Certificate Course 5
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About the Course

Welcome to the Certificate Course on Environmental Law!! Understanding the intersection of law, justice, and sustainability is crucial in a world grappling with climate change, biodiversity loss, and environmental degradation. This course invites you to explore the legal dimensions of environmental protection, specifically focusing on justice for all. Whether you’re a student, professional, or concerned citizen, join us on this transformative journey as we delve into the heart of environmental challenges and work toward a greener, fairer future. Let’s advocate, learn, and make a positive impact together!

Empower Advocates: Equip participants with a comprehensive understanding of environmental justice principles, legal frameworks, and strategies.
Raise Awareness: Foster awareness about environmental issues, their impact on marginalised communities, and the role of law in addressing these challenges.
Inspire Action: Motivate participants to become proactive advocates for a sustainable and equitable world.
Legal Foundations: Explore the legal foundations of environmental justice, including constitutional provisions, statutes, and landmark judgments.
Equity and Ethics: Understand the principles of intergenerational equity, the precautionary principle, and the polluter-pays principle.
Case Studies: Analyze real-world case studies to grasp the complexities of environmental justice litigation.
Community Engagement: Discuss community-based approaches, public participation, and the role of civil society in environmental advocacy.

Course Highlights

Duration: 4 Weeks
Total No. of Classes:
08+2(Orientation Session, Concluding Session)
Frequency: Two classes per week
Days: Saturday, Sunday
Time: 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM
All classes will be online via Google Meet.
Relevant reading materials and assignments will be shared.
Time-bound recorded sessions will be shared.

This course can be taken by anyone willing to read and understand the environment and its aspects. Age, gender, education or background is no bar.

Course Curriculum

  • Introduction to Environmental Law and Policy
  • Environmental Crimes and Legal Provisions
  • Environment (Protection) Act, 1986
  • Factories (Amendment) Act, 1987 and Public Liability Insurance Act, 1991
  • Principles of Environmental Justice
  • National Environmental Policy 2006
  • Case Studies and Legal Strategies
  • Analyzing real-world cases and effective legal approaches.
  • Recap, assessment, Q&A, and course evaluation



  • E- Certificate
  • Publication on our website

How to Apply

A registration fee of 1000/- Rupees is required. Payment Id’- 9458479236@ybl

Resources and Reading Materials

Explore curated readings and resources to enhance your knowledge of women’s rights issues and legal frameworks.

Frequently Asked Questions

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