National Policy on ADR recommended
The speakers and discussants at a national seminar on the Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) have urged for a complete and comprehensive policy on ADR, necessary amendments in related laws, rules and procedures, and compulsory courses on ADR at law schools. They recommended for activating village courts through providing required training facilities and logistics as well.
Mr. Justice Md. Muzammel Hossain, Honourable Chief Justice of Bangladesh has underscored the necessity of ADR system to ensure justice for the people. He addressed as the Chief Guest at the Valedictory Session of the training programme on 22 July at JATI. The programme was jointly organized by the South Asian Institute of Advanced Legal and Human Rights Studies (SAILS), Bangladesh Legal Aid and Services Trust (BLAST), The Loyola Law School Centre For Conflict Resolution, Los Angeles, and JATI of the Ministry of Law, Justice and Parliamentary Affairs, Government of the People's Republic of Bangladesh.
Source: Press Release.