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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.

A three-day South Asian Regional Workshop on "Towards More Open and Transparent Governance in South Asia" was held in New Delhi, 27-29 April 2010. The program was organized by the Indian Institute of Public Administration and supported by the World Bank. The main objective of the workshop was indentifying the national and regional priority on ri...

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CCRI organized a two-day RTI Training Workshop from 30 June to 1 July, 2008 in Biratnagar. The program was organized to create awareness among stakeholders on right to information. Discussing some fundamental principles on RTI, the program was focused on providing overview of the present legal situation of right to information in Nepal. Major ob...

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A discussion program on the preliminary draft of RTI regulation was held in Kathmandu on 25 June, 2008. Coordinator of the Task Force on RTI, Mr. Kanshi Raj Dahal highlighted the some positive features of the draft regulation. Chief Information Commissioner Mr. Vinaya Kumar Kasajoo, Information Commissioner Ms. Sabita Baral and President of Fede...

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The Nepal government has appointed Mr. Binaya Kumar Kasajoo as the chief commissioner and Mr. Shree Acharya and Ms. Sabita Baral as commissioners of National Information Commission on April 22, 2008. The formation of NIC is one of the giant leap and the cornerstone for the effective implementation of Right to Information Act 2064 in Nepal. The ...

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