Kathmandu, Nepal In-Country Training


Law professionals representing institutions from Nepal, Bangladesh and Bhutan will be trained at the 9th In-Country TTT workshop.

Introduction to the Training Program


Trainers and Facilitators


Amanda Kennedy
Lawyer (NSW)
Queensland University of Technology


Alexander Paterson
Faculty of Law
Institute of Marine and Environmental Law
University of Cape Town


Amber Prasad Pant
Distinguished Environmental Jurist
Center for Environmental Law
Tribhuvan University


Haifeng Deng
Associate Dean
Tsinghua University School of Law


Tara Prasad Sapkota
Dean of Faculty of Law, Tribhuvan University


Nazrul Islam
University of Dhaka



Syeda Rizwana Hasan
Environmental Lawyer
Bangladesh Environmental Lawyers Association


TTT Program Outline and Teaching Materials


Session 1 | Introduction to the Course

Session 2 | Global, Regional and National Environmental and Climate Change Issues

Session 3 | Introduction to Environmental Law: Goals, Principles and Norms

Session 4 | Flipped Classroom Activity, Reflective Practice

Session 5 | Climate Change Law

Session 6 | Transboundary Water Law

Session 7 | Environmental Impact Assessment

Session 10 | Technology-Based Approaches, Designing an Environmental / Climate Law Course, Assessment

Session 11 | Syllabus Design Exercise


Teaching Exercises

Session 5 | Climate Change - Guided Brainstorming Exercise

Session 6 | Presentation on the Guided Research Exercise, Guided Research Exercise Guidelines

Session 6 References

Session 7 | Role-play Exercise Presentation, Role-play Exercise Guidelines

Session 8 | Field Trip Tutorial Problem

Session 11 | Syllabus Design Exercise


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Contact Person

Imelda Alcala
Senior Project Coordinator (Consultant)
Asian Development Bank (ADB)
mialcala.consultant [at] adb.org