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Citizens' Campaign for Right to Information (CCRI) will update news and activities related to CCRI and right to information in a regular basis.

  

Citizens' Campaign for Right to Information (CCRI) in collaboration with Association of International NGO's in Nepal (AIN) organized the public awareness campaign on Right to Information to mark the International Right to Know Day today, i.e on September 28. Realizing the low level of awareness amongst public about Right to ...

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A CSO consultation meeting on National Security and Right to Information held in Jakarta, Indonesia on 9-10 November 2011. Civil Society Organization from about 20 counties of South Asia and South East Asia participated in the program. The Major objective of the program was to discuss and provide inputs on the draft National Security and Right t...

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September 28 is globally marked as International Right to Know Day by conducting various campaigns and programs. Citizens Campaign for Right to Know (CCRI) has been marking Right to Know day since 2007 by organizing various activities for the promotion of RTI enabling environment in Nepal.

 

On this year' Right to Know Day, ...

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Citizens Campaign for Right to Information (CCRI) actively participated in the rally organized to show solidarity with Indian social activist Anna Hazera's anti corruption crusade. Luminaries of civil society and CA members took part in a rally organized by Mahatma Gandhi Memorial Trust on 24th August, 2011 in Kathmandu.

 

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CCRI has marked the 4th National Information Day of Nepal on Bhadra 3 (August 20); the day when the RTI Act was promulgated in Nepal. The day was marked with the forwarding the Letter of Appeal to the National Information Commission (NIC) and different Ministries and Departments urging for their sincere commitment to enhance the implementation o...

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The Supreme Court of India on Tuesday, August 9, 2011 allowed the disclosure, under the Right to Information Act 2005, of answer sheets of students of any examination conducted by any agency in India. A Bench of Justices R.V. Raveendran and A.K. Patnaik gave this ruling, upholding a Calcutta High Court order permitting s...

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Supreme Court of Nepal has given landmark and historical verdict in regard to implementation of Right to Information in Nepal on 4th May, 2011. The Supreme Court stated that the examinees have their right to see the attested examination answer sheet in recognition of the Right to Information.

 

The court quashing the wr...

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Citizens' Campaign for Right to Information (CCRI) in collaboration with National Information Commission (NIC) organized a half day interaction program on 3 April, 2011. The Program held in the meeting hall of the NIC discussed various complex and ambiguous provisions of Right to Information Act 2007. Commissioners, Secretary and senior official...

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First RTI National Convention held in Kathmandu on 28th and 29th March, 2011. The convention Organized by Freedom forum with collaboration World Bank. More than 200 participants including SAARC RTI experts, representative as senior officials of the Nepal Government, Judiciary, Legislative, National Information Commission, Civil Society Organizat...

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A two day 1st RTI National Convention held in Kathmandu. The convention was organized under the "Enabling Environment for the Effective Practices of Right to Information in Nepal" theme.  Honorable President Ram Baran Yadav inaugurated the convention and Honorable Chairperson of Constituent Assembly Subash Chandra Nembang delivered the conc...

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