A promise to return: Sensitisation session by IDIA Punjab chapter

IDIA seeks to achieve a simple goal – spreading awareness about and access to the legal profession, among the underprivileged communities of India. Over the course of the past decade, the field of law has received tremendous recognition and is increasingly becoming the preferred choice of career for numerous students each year. Despite the expansion […]

IDIA represents India at the Asialawyers football tournament in Thailand

IDIA adds another feather to its cap by winning the Fair Play award at the Asialawyers 2019, the Asian Football Cup For Lawyers, a tournament dedicated to teams exclusively composed of lawyers from Asian countries. It takes place every two years. It was derived from the Mundiavocat, World Football Cup for Lawyers, created in 1983, which has […]

Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya: Baghpat sensitisation

This post has been authored by Harshit Pande, Assistant Director (IDIA). The district of Baghpat is some 50 kms from the National Capital. It might have figured in my head some years ago – perhaps in a geography lesson, or a forgotten news piece about sugarcane cultivation. Till Swati and Svetlana (Directors, IDIA), through their […]

A 3-D Perspective on Indian Intellectual Property: Distinct, Diverse and Democratic?

We’re pleased to announce that University of Pennsylvania Law School and IDIA are organising an IP conference titled: “A 3-D Perspective on Indian Intellectual Property: Distinct, Diverse and Democratic?” This conference will be held on March 5, 2019 and hosted by the Indian Law Institute, New Delhi. It boasts a stellar cast of speakers drawn from the IP profession, industry, […]

‘Mera Parivar Garib Hai’ (‘My Family is Poor’)

The following is an account of the experience of one of IDIA’s PPIL (Promoting Public Interest Litigation) fellows, Abhay Jain, who has been working in some panchayats of Shivpuri, Madhya Pradesh, as part of his fellowship. In November 2017, I was on a yatra to the drought hit tribal hamlets of Shivpuri, to understand the […]

IDIA Kerala Chapter Conducts Sensitisation at a Girls’ School in Venganoor

I am Shinto Matthew Abraham, and I studied in NUALS Kochi. I am an IDIA Scholar, and I was also a volunteer with the IDIA Kerala Chapter. One of the core activities of the IDIA state chapters is to organise sensitisation sessions for students from underprivileged backgrounds. IDIA Kerala chapter organises sensitisation drives among school […]