Prime Minister Modi Inaugurates International Lawyers’ Conference 2023 in New Delhi

Prime Minister Modi Inaugurates International Lawyers’ Conference 2023 in New Delhi
Prime Minister Modi Inaugurates International Lawyers’ Conference 2023 in New Delhi

In a momentous inauguration ceremony, Prime Minister Narendra Modi launched the ‘International Lawyers’ Conference 2023’ at New Delhi’s prestigious Vigyan Bhawan. This conference, meticulously organized by the Bar Council of India, has drawn legal luminaries from across the globe to deliberate on the theme ‘Emerging Challenges in Justice Delivery System.’ Spanning September 23 and 24, this historic event represents India’s pioneering step in facilitating discussions on pressing legal issues of global and national significance.

The primary objective of the International Lawyers’ Conference 2023 is to serve as a dynamic platform for meaningful dialogue and discourse on a spectrum of legal topics. Designed to facilitate the exchange of ideas and experiences among legal practitioners, it also aims to bolster international cooperation while enhancing comprehension of complex legal issues.

The chosen theme, ‘Emerging Challenges in Justice Delivery System,’ assumes paramount significance in today’s global context. The justice delivery system plays a pivotal role in upholding the rule of law, safeguarding human rights, and ensuring access to justice for all. Consequently, this conference is anticipated to offer invaluable insights and solutions to address the evolving challenges in the realm of law.

Over the course of this two-day event, experts and participants will delve deep into a diverse array of topics that are reshaping the legal landscape. Some of the key discussion areas include:

  1. Legal Evolution: The ever-evolving legal profession, influenced by societal changes and technological advancements, will be illuminated by insights from legal experts.
  2. Globalization and Cross-Border Litigation: With globalization connecting nations, the conference will explore strategies and best practices to tackle complex cross-border legal issues.
  3. Technology in the Legal Sphere: Technology’s transformative impact on the legal profession, spanning research, documentation, and dispute resolution, will be a focal point of discussions.
  4. Environmental Law and Sustainability: In light of mounting concerns over climate change and environmental preservation, legal experts will deliberate on the role of law in addressing environmental challenges and promoting sustainability.

The inauguration of this event featured not only Prime Minister Narendra Modi but also Dr. D.Y. Chandrachud, the Chief Justice of India, representing the apex of the Indian judiciary. The presence of Union Law Minister Shri Arjun Ram Meghwal as the Guest of Honour added to the event’s prestige. The valedictory session witnessed participation from Union Home Minister Shri Amit Shah and The Lord Chancellor of the United Kingdom. This distinguished assembly also included Judges from the Supreme Court of India, rendering this a truly historic occasion within the legal arena.

Beyond the eminent judges and leaders, the conference will host a record number of distinguished scholars, hailing from the Supreme Court and various High Courts of India. Their diverse perspectives and extensive research will enrich the discourse and contribute significantly to the conference’s mission of fostering meaningful dialogue.