Bangladesh Environment Lawyers Association (BELA)

Name of the Grantee

belaAddress of the Grantee

Bangladesh Environment Lawyers Association (BELA)
House # 15/A, Road # 3
Dhanmondi R/A
Dhaka-1207, Bangladesh.
+880-2-8614283, 8618706


What they will do under CLS Programme

  1. Applications/cases filed including PILs for administrative and judicial relief on Environmental Justice
  2. Organise trainings (legal, paralegal) for judiciary and police oriented on norms and values of environmental justice
  3. Advocacy /campaign on new legal enactments/amendments in the arena of environmental rights including right to participate in decision making
  4. Undertake action research on Environmental Justice issues
  5. Publications on Environmental Justice issues
CLS Working Area
The coverage of BELA will be nationwide and will depend on the kinds of environmental cases that will be referred to the NGO as the project is implemented.