For a just society governed by the rule of law, it is important that people are able to access their rights and activate legal mechanisms. This course, brought to you with help from the Ford Foundation, delivers a working knowledge of the legal framework governing human rights in India. You will learn about fundamental rights and how to access them and special legal provisions such as the Right to Information Act, the Consumer Protection Act and other civil law remedies.
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Exam and certification
There is no exam or certification in this free course.
Each myLaw Course is designed and created by our in house faculty team in consultation with industry experts, including experienced litigators and corporate lawyers, and accomplished legal academics. myLaw continues to work closely with such experts to ensure that this Course imparts the practical skills and legal knowledge required for this area of law.
1. Human Rights and Legal Aid
2. Types of Civil Remedies Specific Interventions
3. Types of Civil Remedies
4. Standing Before the Court Collective Action
5. Interventions in Specific Situations Claiming Fundamental Rights
6. The State of Human Rights
7. The Practice of Human Rights Law
8. Women Rights
9. Children Rights
10. Rights of the Disabled
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