Sankar Pani

Sankar Pani is a practicing environment lawyer based in Bhubaneswar, Odisha and works on cases surrounding forest, pollution, and human rights issues. He specializes in issues relating to transparency, land rights, environmental impact assessments, waste management law, tribal rights, human rights, and corporate accountability. For the past few years Sankar has focused his work in Odisha, India, towards securing the forest rights of indigenous communities, right to information, environmental governance issues, and engaging with various judicial and quasi-judicial institutions to uphold the legal rights of communities over their resources, territory, and land.

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