International Conference


Transnational Corruption: Challenges and Resolutions

On 14-15 March 2015

Organised By

Centre for Transparency and Accountability in Governance,

National Law University Delhi, India

In Collaboration with the Transparency International India, New Delhi

Link for details:



UGC Sponsored National Seminar on Good Governance: Problems & Challenges in India

The rising of problems on improper implementation of laws, Delays in implementation of policies, Red-tapeism, Lack of clarity about the rules & regulations by the private entrepreneurs, Absence of effective accounting system has compelled the people for searching Good Governance.However in India the above problems have influenced the social scientists to introspect the matter for better governance and it stands as a challenge before it.
There is an increasing demand of greater transparency, accountability and better governance for the development of India. This seminar will address the concept of governance and accountability of Public Servants, Public & Private organizations etc. It is to analyze and estimate how they can enhance responsiveness and accountability to their clients/citizens. Many have been experimenting with new ways to organize themselves. Others have been challenged to be more responsive and accountable to their clients/citizens.
The goals of the seminar are:
• To synthesize the fragmented ideas of governance.
• To improve governance by integrating academic research.
• To formulate standard public policy for governance.
The seminar shall try to focus and invites papers on the issues as sub-themes for discussion on the topic
given below.
Thrust areas for discussion:
1. Innovative role of media & Civil Society
2. E Governance Vs Good Governance
3. Changing role of the Bureaucracy towards Good Governance.
4. The practicability of Government policies.
5. Movements for Good Governance
6. Perceptions of the Citizen, Government & Political Parties.
7. Over-activism of Civil Societies & Mal Practice.

Abstract Submission Deadline: November 15, 2014
Final Paper Submission Deadline: December 7, 2014

All communications & queries may be made with the organizing secretary by email ugchrseminar2010@gmail.com or Mobile No-9434121373 & 9178274377 regarding the seminar.

We have no own accommodation facility, but by advance request of the participants we can arrange in the local hotels and the actual cost will be paid by the concerned delegates.
Travel Allowance:
All paper presenters will be paid travel expenses in shortest routes as per UGC norms.




Date : 22 November 2014

Session 1 – Introduction to Human Rights
• Constitutional provisions
• Universal declaration on Human Rights, 1948
• International Covenants regarding Human Rights

Session 2 – Human Rights Institutions in India
• Protection of Human Rights Act, 1993
• Composition and Functioning of NHRC/SHRCs
• Other National /State Commissions

Session 3 – Rights of Women and Children
•UN Convention on the Elimination of all forms of Discrimination Against Women, 1979 (CEDAW) and its optional protocols
•UN Convention on Rights of Child, 1989 and its optional protocols

Session 4 – Rights of other vulnerable groups
• Bonded Labour issues and the Bonded Labour System (Abolition) Act, 1976
• Child Labour issues and Child Labour (prohibition and Regulation) Act, 1986
• SC/ST issues and Schedules Caste and Schedules Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, 1989
• Civil Liberties Act, 1988 and the Forest Rights Act, 2006

Interested Participants shall register by sending an email regarding the same on casihr@rgnul.ac.in on or before 10 November 2014.

Link : http://rgnul.ac.in/fwb.pdf



NATIONAL SEMINAR/ Workshop On Right to Information Act

Venue : Department of Laws, BPS Women University, Khanpur kalan

Date : November 19, 2014

The soft copy of Paper with abstract should be sent to the co-ordinator of the seminar at pkmalik2006@yahoo.co.in on or before 5th November, 2014.

All papers/ presentation should relate to following sub-themes:

• Indian Constitutional and Right to Know

• RTI and Good Governance

• Social Science Perspective of RTI

• Use and misuse of RTI

• RTI regulatory mechanism

• Role & Responsibilities of ASPIO/SPIO


For any further query/clarification please contact:

Dr. Parmod Malik, Asst. Professor cum SPIO, Dept. of Laws

Ph: 9466725404 Email : pkmalik2006@yahoo.co.in




Call for papers : National Social Science Conference, 2014

Date : 16th -17th December, 2014


Sub-themes for Paper Presentations :
 Status of Overall Development.
 Status of Economic, Social, Political, Historical , and Legal Development
 Structures and status of institutions
 Nature of Autonomy and democratic prosperity
 Global integration and Socio-economic challenges
 Governance and Development
 Values and Human Rights
Last date of Abstract Submission December 1, 2014
Full Paper Submission (5000 words) December 14, 2014
Paper submission mail Id- sscbbau@gmail.com

LINK : http://www.bbau.ac.in/Conference/NSSCCong-2014.pdf



Dear Faculty/Researcher/Scholar,

The Tetso Interdisciplinary Journal (ISSN 2319 – 2925) invites papers and articles for its third edition. It is a peer reviewed annual publication of Tetso College, Dimapur which aims at providing an ideal platform for academicians, teachers, and research scholars to publish research articles/papers, critical summaries and literary theories, that will impart a comprehensive understanding of the issues raised in the respective papers. Authors may submit research papers or manuscripts dealing with theoretical, methodological, empirical and application-related findings pertaining to areas of Social Sciences and Humanities, Commerce, and Sciences. The writings must be of original research and reflect quality scholarship.

If a submitted article fails to fulfill the basic standards, the author will be communicated of the editorial’s decision along with a review report. The article will be withheld for publication until further revisions are made. The revised article may be considered for publication in a future edition. Articles submitted to this journal will be reviewed with the understanding that the article is not under consideration for publication elsewhere.

Authors must follow the 7th Edition of the MLA Handbook while drafting their papers. The paper must range from 2000-5000 words. An abstract of not more than 300 words must also be submitted along with the paper.

Last date of submitting papers- 05.01.2015
Acceptance Notification- 12.01.2015
Printing of issue- February 2015

Email your papers to: admin@tetsocollege.org

Anjan Behera

Indian Journal of Legal Philosophy (IJLP)

ISSN: 2347-4963

Call for Papers

Indian Journal of Legal Philosophy (IJLP) is a quarterly legal journal started with an aim to provide an avenue for the expression of views of people belonging to the field of law. It is open for all to submit and subscribe the journal.

Indian Journal of Legal Philosophy (IJLP) invites Articles, Short Notes, Book Reviews and Case Commentaries from the legal fraternity of the country for the issue of Volume 2, Issue 4, October – December 2014. Submissions may be sent to editor@ijlp.in or editor.ijlp@gmail.com

We welcome submissions under the following categories:-

  1. Articles (between 3000-4000 words including footnotes)
  2. Short Notes (2000-3000 words including footnotes)
  3. Book Reviews (1000-2000 words including footnotes)
  4. Case Commentaries (1000-3000 words including footnotes)

The submissions must comply with the following instructions.

  1. The title of the research paper should be appropriate.
  2. The research paper should be original and unpublished.
  3. The paper should not contain any plagiarized material.
  4. The research paper must contain footnotes or references, suggestions and findings (if any).
  5. A joint publication (co-authored publication) may have a maximum of two authors.
  6. Full names and details (University Name, Which Year) of all the authors must be given.

Note: The Submissions must not exceed the word limit.

  1. The author(s) must follow the ILI method of Citation.
  2. The acceptance for publication is subject to the approval of Editorial Team and the same will be communicated to the Author.
  3. The last date for submission of article is 30-10-2014.

Authors must follow the above given instructions prior to the submission. Authors must ensure that, the papers are free from plagiarism, grammatical, spelling and punctuation errors. Noncompliance of the above guidelines will lead to the rejection of the paper. Upon publication, copy(s) of the journal shall be sent to the author(s).

Publication fees

The publication fee is Rs.1050/- for a single authored paper and Rs. 1650/- for a co-authored paper.

Note: – The Publication fees should be deposited after receiving the acceptance mail from the editor.





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