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Attorney-General v Dow
Court of appeal, Botswana, 3 July 1992
This appeal is brought by the Attorney-General against the judgment given by Horwitz AJ in favor of Unity Dow in her claim that her constitutional rights had been infringed by certain specified provisions of the Citizenship Act 1984.
Supreme Court, Full Bench
Hon`ble Trilok Pratap Rana
Hon`ble Laxman Prasad Aryal
Hon`ble -Gobinda Bahadur Shrestha
Order Writ No. 35 of the year 2049 B.S (1992)
Petitioner: Suray Prasad Sharma Dhungel
Versus Respondents: Godawari Marble Industries and others
Constitutional / Legal Issues
Whether the Constitution guarantees the right to clean: environment as the part of right to life?
Whether there is locus standi of the NGOs or individuals working for the protection of the environment?
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NATIONAL ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT ACT 107 OF 1998
[ASSENTED TO 19 NOVEMBER 1998]
[DATE OF COMMENCEMENT: 29 JANUARY 1999]
(English text signed by the President)
To provide for co-operative environmental governance by establishing principles for decision-making on matters affecting the environment, institutions that will promote co-operative governance and procedures for co-ordinating environmental functions exercised by organs of state; and to provide for matters connected therewith.
IN THE HIGH COURT OF TANZANIA
CIVIL CASE NO. 5 OF 1993
REV. CHRISTOPHER MTIKILA . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . PLAINTIFF
THE ATTORNEY GENERAL . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . DEFENDANT