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LWM Global Virtual Conference On Commemorating Past Genocides and Learning to Prevent Atrocity Crimes

LWM Global Virtual Conference On  Commemorating Past Genocides and Learning to Prevent Atrocity Crimes 12 March 2021 ELCOP’s Session  On Understanding the Barriers through Transitional Justice lens to Ensure Justice: The Experience of Bangladesh and Beyond Friday 12 March, 3.30 PM (BD Time) (GMT+6) Session 11: Zoom Link: https://zoom.us/j/84395230491   About ELCOP: Empowerment through Law of the Common People (ELCOP), …

Invitation to Online Book Publication Ceremony

Dear Sir/Madam Seasons Greetings and Happy New Year. In 2020, the ELCOP published a book titled The Obligation to Investigate and Prosecute Past Atrocity: Examining States’ Response to the 1971 Bangladesh Genocide, authored by Tapos Kumar Das. We cordially invite you to participate in the Online Book Publication Ceremony on 8 January 2020, at 4 pm. The event details and book’s inner are …

CALL FOR PAPERS: Teaching Law and Human Rights

Essays in honour of the Professor Dr. Mizanur Rahman Empowerment through Law of the Common People (ELCOP) is going to publish an edited book with a collection of essays in honour of the Professor Dr. Mizanur Rahman, an acclaimed human rights educationist of Bangladesh and the founding president of ELCOP.  We solicit papers from academics, researchers, legal scholars and law …

CALL FOR PAPERS: Bangabandhu, Law and State Making

On the occasion of the Golden Jubilee of our independence and the birth centenary of the country’s architect, the father of the nation, Bangladesh Sheikh Mujibur Rahman, Empowerment through Law of the Common People (ELCOP) is going to publish an anthology in honour of Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman by 17th March 2020. We are pleased to solicit contributions from academics, …

Results: 1st Professor Shah Alam Constitutional Law Virtual Moot Court Competition 2020

Teams Qualified to Preliminary Rounds The teams that qualified to the Preliminary rounds are as follows. Please note that the list is made alphabetically. Bangladesh University of Business and Technology Bangladesh University of Professionals Canadian University of Bangladesh Daffodil International University Eastern University East West University Jagannath University Jahangirnagar University Khulna University Metropolitan University, Sylhet Southeast University Sylhet International University …

ELCOP Constitutional Law Virtual Moot Court Competition 2020

We are delighted to inform you that ELCOP is going to organize the first ever virtual inter-Institutions Bangla-English dual language moot court competition on Constitutional Law. Eligibility 1. The Competition is open to all students, enrolled on a regular basis in an Undergraduate/Post Graduate law course (including LL.M. programs) or its equivalent conducted by any recognized institution. 2. A recognized …

Call for Participation for the 12 Community Law Reform Research

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CLR is a research oriented program. The program results in a detailed and authentic research publication about indigenous, tribal or any deprived community reflecting their legal and non-legal problems and with recommendations for their empowerment by way of resolving their problems and by bringing them alongside the mainstream population. CLR also identifies and trains potential community leaders as part of …

EMK Small Grantee 2019 ELCOP’s Project SPIYCE successfully completed its training

MK Small Grantee 2019 ELCOP’s Project SPIYCE successfully completed its training part! SPIYCE trained 24 Law and Criminology students from Dhaka, Sylhet and Chittagong on Human Rights Fact Finding investigation.  From March till June 2019, these students learned how to design fact finding mission, interviewing skills, setting questionnaires, trust building with the victims of the human rights violations, and last but …

20th Human Rights Summer School Participant’s Application Form

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Empowerment through Law of the Common People (ELCOP) will be organizing the 20th Human Rights Summer School (HRSS) from 10th-21st October 2019 at Proshika HRDC, Koitta, Manikganj, Bangladesh.  HRSS is a two weeks long residential training on human rights which is comprised of class lectures, small group exercises, simulation, community visit, moot court competition and many more.  The theme for this year is “Human Rights …