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Vidhi Centre for Legal Policy

Independent think-tank doing legal research and assisting government in making better laws.

Presence in: India
Focus: Environmental Justice, Governance, Health

Independent think-tank doing legal research and assisting government in making better laws.

People Associated With This Organization

Debadityo Sinha

India  
Vidhi Centre for Legal Policy
Joined June 2016
Interests: Community / Customary Land Rights, Environmental Justice, Land & Natural Resources
An environmentalist, who is committed to protected the forest, rivers and biodiversity of the country.

Dhvani Mehta

India  
Vidhi Centre for Legal Policy
Joined June 2017
Interests: Environmental Justice, Health
I lead the Health, Environment and Law Team at the Vidhi Centre for Legal Policy. I have supervised research projects on the functioning of the National Green Tribunal, on grievance redressal mechanisms at public health establishments, and on the withdrawal of medical treatment from terminally-ill patients. I have assisted the Indian Council of Medical Research with regulatory reform on clinical trials and have provided legal research and drafting assistance to the Ranjit Roy Chaudhury Expert Committee constituted to suggest reforms to the Medical Council of India. I have a D.Phil in Law from Magdalen College, University of Oxford. My doctorate explores the idea of an environmental rule of law in the Indian context and analyses the role of the legislature, executive and judiciary in strengthening or weakening it. I also have an M.Phil and BCL from Oxford and a B.L.S; LL.B from Government Law College, University of Mumbai.

Yashaswini Mittal

India  
Vidhi Centre for Legal Policy
Joined May 2016
Interests: Environmental Justice, Health
I am a lawyer by profession and I am interested in exploring regulatory issues under environmental law and health law.
Yashaswini Mittal is the network champion (main point of contact) for Vidhi Centre for Legal Policy.

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