Prof. Upendra Dev Acharya

Professor Acharya has written numerous articles on international law, Constitutional law, administrative law, and comparative law as well as presented papers and delivered lectures in national and international conferences in the North and South America, Asia, Europe, and Middle East. He has represented landmark cases in the Supreme Court of Nepal, including daughters’ right to inherent property, and the Godabary Marble Case that resulted in the enactment of an Environmental Protection Act in Nepal. He also has worked toward eradicating bonded labor systems in far western areas of Nepal. Professor Acharya has consulted with and has been involved in various NGOs, including ITC/UNCTAD/GATT and OXFAM/Nepal, and also has served as pro tem judge on the Tribal Appeals Court.