Global Academy (Hybrid) on NATURAL RESOURCE LAW & GOVERNANCETurin, Italy | 14-24 April 2026

PARTICIPATION TYPES,
PROCESS AND ELIGIBILITY

SELF-FINANCING DELEGATE PARTICIPANTS (In-person Participation)
Self-Financing Candidates

This category of Delegate Participants is self-sponsored. The candidate will bear by his/her own not only the fees and travel expenses, but also the other expenses at the training venue for 10 consecutive days. Each of the Delegates will attend the course for 10 days physically in Turin/Italy and will also present one Research/Discussion/Analytical Paper or Casework.

Deadline for Registration: Early applications preferred; but before 31 July 2024

Course Fee: Euro 900 non-refundable (to be paid once the Admission Offer is given)

Registration Fee: USD 9

No. of Seats: 36 (all delegates)

Organizer will cover

    Organizer will cover the following:
  • Program organizing costs
  • Learning material
  • Document support for visa process
  • International postage for visa documents
  • Advisory service for international travel
  • Printed hard copy of Certificate
  • Tea/Coffee/Snacks for 10 days
  • Field trip and Externship expenses if applicable

Participants will cover

    Participants will cover by oneself the following:
  • International/national travel
  • Visa costs
  • Breakfast, Lunch and dinner
  • Dormitory accommodation for 11 nights
  • Other incidental expenses

Eligibility for Delegate Participation: Candidates desirous to participate the Global Academy should be between the age of 21 years and 55 years and belong to one of the following categories:

  • Completed or in Final Year of Bachelor Law degree (e.g., LLB, BL, JD, Bacharel em Direito, etc.)
  • Master Law degree student or PhD student (legal or policy field)
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Law (if not having Bachelor Law degree) with 3 years experience
  • Young research scholar or scientist (legal or policy field)
  • Legal practitioner or field personnel (having Law degree qualification or 3 years experience of practice or field work)
  • NGO worker or activist or advocate (having Law degree qualification or 3 years experience of practice or field work)

How to Apply: The application process is very simple. The interested candidate should register as soon as possible without waiting for the deadline. The Registration Form needs basic, educational and experience details, and Title of Abstract of an unpublished Research/Discussion/Analytical Paper or Case Work. The online payment gateway will ask a Registration Fee of USD 9 to be paid by Credit/Debit Card. After paying this Registration Fee, a candidate will automatically become Virtual Participant and be considered as Delegate Participant (physical).

As soon as the Application is received, the Admin will contact you and request a copy of your Abstract in MS Word format. To compose an Abstract, the applicant will be required to follow the Instructions for Abstract Writing. Once the Application is accepted, the candidate will be given an Offer of Admission. The admissions to the course will be on FIRST COME, FIRST SERVED BASIS. The Registration Form is available on the link: REGISTER NOW. If the applicant wishes to be considered for a limited number of Travel Scholarships (subject to the availability of funding), please opt in the Registration Form.

NOMINATED DELEGATE PARTICIPANTS (In-person Participation)
Nominated Candidates

This category of Delegate Participants is to be nominated by Sponsors. The nominating institutions/organizations will bear the costs of travel expenses, accommodation and other expenses at the training venue for 10 consecutive days. Each of the Delegates will attend the course for 10 days physically in Turin/Italy and will also present one Research/Discussion/Analytical Paper or Casework.

The organizers will also nominate a few delegates on their discretion from the partnering/collaborating organizations.

Deadline for Nomination (no fee for registration): 31 October 2024

Course Fee: Euro 900 non-refundable. To be received in advance by the Sponsor under the Sponsorship package

Registration Fee: No Registration Fee

No. of Seats: 36 (all delegates)

Organizer will cover

    Organizer will cover the following:
  • Program organizing costs
  • Learning material
  • Document support for visa process
  • International postage for visa documents
  • Advisory service for international travel
  • Printed hard copy of Certificate
  • Tea/Coffee/Snacks for 10 days
  • Field trip and Externship expenses if applicable

Participants will cover

    Participants will cover by oneself the following:
  • International/national travel
  • Course fee of Euro 900 (to be paid by Sponsor under a Sponsorship package)
  • Visa costs
  • Breakfast, Lunch and dinner
  • Dormitory accommodation for 11 nights
  • Other incidental expenses

Eligibility for Delegate Participation: Candidates desirous to participate the Global Academy should be between the age of 21 years and 55 years and belong to one of the following categories:

  • Completed or in Final Year of Bachelor Law degree (e.g., LLB, BL, JD, Bacharel em Direito, etc.)
  • Master Law degree student or PhD student (legal or policy field)
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Law (if not having Bachelor Law degree) with 3 years experience
  • Young research scholar or scientist (legal or policy field)
  • Legal practitioner or field personnel (having Law degree qualification or 3 years experience of practice or field work)
  • NGO worker or activist or advocate (having Law degree qualification or 3 years experience of practice or field work)

How to Apply: The candidates need to apply through their respective Sponsoring organization responsible for directly nominating its respective delegate(s). The nominating institutions/organizations shall follow the eligibility criteria and send the names/details of nominated candidate(s). Further procedures will be coordinated by our Admin. The interested candidates need to find their own Sponsors and ask the organizations to contact us.

VIRTUAL PARTICIPATION [with CERTIFICATE]

All the participants joining virtually and wanting a Certificate will come under this category. They will attend the program using the Zoom platform. All of them will be allowed to take part in the discussions and Q&A during the technical sessions. A Certificate of Virtual Participation upon online attendance will be provided to each virtual participant. Every candidate needs to pay a token fee of USD 9 at the time of registration. Unless specifically mentioned in the online application, each applicant will be considered for Delegate Participation competition.

*The Virtual Participants nominated by General Partners, Collaborators and Sponsors will not pay Registration Fee. Their Registration Forms will be directly sent by nominating institutions/organizations.

Deadline: 31 July 2024

Registration/Course Fee: USD 9

No. of Seats: 100

Organizer will cover

    Organizer will cover the following:
  • Program organizing costs
  • Learning material
  • Zoom platform
  • Soft copy of the Certificate

Participants will cover

    Participants will cover by oneself the following:
  • Internet connection
  • Any other cost

Eligibility for Speaker Virtual Participation

Candidates desirous to participate virtually the Global Academy can be of any age, preferably between 21 years and 72 years and belong to one of the following categories:

  • Completed Bachelor Law degree (e.g., LLB, BL, JD, Bacharel em Direito, etc.)
  • Master Law degree student or PhD student (legal or policy field)
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Law (if not having Bachelor Law degree) with 3 years experience
  • Research scholar or scientist (legal or policy field)
  • Legal practitioner or field personnel (having Law degree qualification or 3 years experience of practice or field work)
  • NGO worker or activist or advocate (having Law degree qualification or 3 years experience of practice or field work).

How to Apply: The application process is very simple. The interested candidate should register directly. Because the seats are limited, candidates registering first will be accepted. Once 100 seats get full, we will close the registration process. The interested candidates should apply early on the link: REGISTER NOW. This link will lead to the Payment Gateway where payment of Registration Fee can be made to register.

VIRTUAL PARTICIPATION [without CERTIFICATE]

All the participants joining virtually and NOT wanting a Certificate will come under this category. They will attend the program using the Zoom platform. All the participants will be allowed to take part in the discussions and Q&A during the technical sessions. NO Certificate of Virtual Participation upon online attendance will be provided to such virtual participants.

Deadline: 31 July 2024

Registration/Course Fee: No Fee

No. of Seats: 300

Eligibility for Speaker Virtual Participation

Candidates desirous to participate virtually the Global Academy can be of any age, preferably between 21 years and 72 years and belong to one of the following categories:

  • Completed Bachelor Law degree (e.g., LLB, BL, JD, Bacharel em Direito, etc.)
  • Master Law degree student or PhD student (legal or policy field)
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Law (if not having Bachelor Law degree) with 3 years experience
  • Research scholar or scientist (legal or policy field)
  • Legal practitioner or field personnel (having Law degree qualification or 3 years experience of practice or field work)
  • NGO worker or activist or advocate (having Law degree qualification or 3 years experience of practice or field work).

How to Apply: The application process is very simple. The interested candidate should register directly. Because the seats are limited, candidates registering first will be accepted. Once 300 seats get full, we will close the registration process. The interested candidates should apply early on the link: REGISTER NOW. This link will lead to the Payment Gateway where payment of Registration Fee can be made to register.

Register Now