Lawyers Nepal

Jyoti Baniya


Address
: Bagbazar, Kathmandu
Contact No
: (Off) 4242370 (Res.) 4891733
Mobile No
: 9851058755
Email
: jyotiadvocate@hotmail.com, Jyotibaniya10@gmail.com
Website
:
Law Firm
: Abhiyan Law Firm
Practice Area
:

Major Involvements

  • Appointed as legal expert by Ministry of Industry, Commerce and Supply for revision of Meteorology and Standard laws on March 29,2005
  • Appointed as legal expert by South Asia Watch on Trade, Economics and Environment for making legal review on Anti competitive practices in Nepal from May 15,2005 to August 31,2005
  • Appointed as legal expert by World Health Organization for making update/frame and integration within NRA scope on February 1,2005 from November 30 ,2005
  • Appointed as legal expert by World Health Organization for making evaluation/ monitoring drug policy and program from August 1, 2005 to December 30,2005
  • Appointed as legal expert by World Health Organization for making effective surveillance and rapid response through networking and interaction of NRA stakeholders, local administrators, civil societies and experts, and orientation for DDA clients on regulatory procedures in six districts of Nepal from August 1, 2005 to December 30,2005
  • Appointed as legal expert by UNIDO for making legal review on harmonization between the technical barriers on trade and existing Nepali laws from August 15, 2006 to December 31,2006
  • Appointed by WHO for presentation as a consumer expert in Jakarta on patient for patient safety practices in Nepal from July 15, 2007 to July 31,2007
  • Appointed as member of Electricity Tariff Commission appointed by Government of Nepal Council of Ministers, 2008
  • Appointed as legal expert by Ministry of Health and WHO Nepal for making initial draft and legal review on antitobacco law, 2009
  • Appointed as member of central market monitoring committee by Ministry of Commerce, 2009
  • Appointed as legal expert by National Human Rights Commission for drafting consumers Human Rights Guideline from December 29, 2010 to March 28,2011
  • Appointed as legal expert by UNIDO for review and drafting law on Meteorology, Standard and Accreditation laws from October 15, 2011 to March, 2012
  • Appointed as legal expert by FAO Nepal for reviewing and drafting policy and law on bio security from May 2012 to November 2012 ,
  • Member, Nepal Oil Corporation High Level Commission on Investigation formed by Government of Nepal Council of Ministers, 2013
  • Member, Nepal Medical Council, 2014
  • Appointed as an expert by NACEUN (funded by ADB) for legal review on community electricity from February 1, 2011 to April 30, 2015
  • Appointed as a legal expert by IFFRI for reviewing   policy on food safety and standard from November 3, 2014 to February 2, 2015.
  • Legal Export, niti FOUNDATION, (regional power trade and benefit sharing in hydropower projects in Nepal),2015
  • National Consultant on Legal Export, Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nation, Kathmandu Office, (TCP/RAS/3620), 17/09/2018 to 31/12/2018.
  • RJ: (Radio Talk) on Radio Sagarmatha FM 102.4 mega Hertz since 15/04/2008 in Every Friday 7:20 PM to 7:35
  • Legal Adviser: Janak Education Material Center Ltd. Bhaktapur  ,         Local Development Training Academy, Jawalakhel ,Nepal Academy of Fine Arts , Naxal, Nepal Timber Corporation,
  • Trainer: Local Development Training Academy, Staff College, Jawalakhel,           Nepal Judicial Academy, Judicial Service Training Centre, Etc from 2008 to till now.
  • Columnist of Consumer Issue: Kantipur Daily since 2004 to till now.
  • Worked as consultant in various projects implemented by Forum for the Protection of Consumer Rights- Nepal.

 

 

 Present Status

Chairperson, Forum for the Protection of Consumer Rights- Nepal(Being as a secretary general & President on Forum for protection of Consumer Rights Nepal, Since it’s establishment  March 1994 to April 2015 and being it’s chairperson since April 2015 to till now)

Advocate, Supreme Court of Nepal, from 1991 to till now.

Board Member: Nepal Federation of Environmental Journalist, from 2018 to till now

Board Member: Radio Sagarmatha (First Community Radio of South Asia) from 2019 to till now

Convener: Consumer Law Committee, Supreme Court Bar Association.

 

 

Award:

  • Prabal Janasewa Bibhusan ( Decoration conferred by President of Nepal),2014
  • World Health Organization Award, May 31,2014,
  • Kathmandu Metropolitan City  Mahanagar Samman, 2012
  • Excellence Award, Ministry of Commerce, 2009,
  • Nepal Veterinary Association Excellence Award 2011 
  • Excellence Award, Ministry of Commerce, 2012

 

Publication

Author: Nepalma Upabhokta Badko Prayog ( Practice of Consumerism in Nepal),2012                                                 

 

Contact                               

                                                     9851058755/ 9851258755 (Cell)

                                            01-4242370 (O), 4891733 (R)

                                                     E-mail:jyotiadvocate@hotmail.com                                                     Jyotibaniya10@gmail.com