Avani Bansal

Avani Bansal is an Advocate at the Supreme Court of India. Avani holds the BCL from the University of Oxford and an LL.M. from Harvard Law School.

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‘Hamara Kanoon’ (Our Law) – A Tech Solution To Create Legal Awareness in India

‘Hamara Kanoon’ (Our Law) – A Tech Solution To Create Legal Awareness in India

‘The Law’ is not a mystical animal, rather it is a living reality that every human being has to engage with. It only makes sense if the law is simple enough for a lay-person to understand, comprehend, and engage with ease. But the ...
Human Rights in Disputed Territories – Affixing Responsibility

Human Rights in Disputed Territories – Affixing Responsibility

 “Human rights do not have any borders. It is vital to address underlying human rights issues in disputed territories, regardless of the political recognition or the legal status of a territory” – Navi Pillay. Under normal ...
Should There Be A Human Rights Approach for Environmental Protection?

Should There Be A Human Rights Approach for Environmental Protection?

Is climate change just an environmental issue or also a human rights issue? Do we need a new international environmental treaty to address the rights of people displaced from their homes? When the rights of indigenous people are in ...