Kathmandu: The Kathmandu Metropolitan City (KMC) is organizing the Judicial Committee National Conference on April 7 and 8 in Kathmandu, ensuring participation of the judicial committees of the local levels from across the country.
The conference is aimed at sharing experiences on justice delivery from the local levels, Deputy Mayor of KMC and Coordinator of Justice Committee Sunita Dangol said. Likewise, promotion of mutual learning is expected from the conference.
As part of preparation for the conference, judicial committee main organizing panel has been formed under the leadership of Deputy Mayor Dangol. The KMC has said that the conference would be made result-oriented and the milestones would be recorded for the institutional memory.
It is said that the conference would be focused on four different themes. The first theme is regarding the concept of the judicial committee, legal provisions relating to the judicial committee, jurisdiction of the judicial committee on justice delivery and the exercises.
The second is on reconciliation process in local levels’ dispute resolution and its promotion. Likewise, decision on reconciliation and assurance of those decisions’ effective implementation is the third theme and institutional mechanisms for the justice delivery and its overall process is the fourth theme to be discussed in the conference. The conference is expected to form judicial committee national network, province network and district network. As per the constitutional provision, the deputies of the local level lead a three-member judicial committee for the justice delivery in the local level.