Latest Updates

Latest Updates at Citizens' Campaign for Right to Information (CCRI).

22 April, 2015 -

A five-day long training for the mediators from different districts on the Right to Information (RTI) Act and access to information was held in Hetauda, Makwanpur from 16 - 20 April 2015. The training organized jointly the UNESCO Office in Kathmandu and the Citizens' Campaign for Right to Information (CCRI) Kathmandu was attended by a total of 27mediators including thirteen women from Makwanpur, Parsa and Chitwan districts.  Mr. Taranath Dahal, an RTI expert and Chairperson of CCRI, Mr. Tanka Aryal, Executive Director of CCRI of CCRI and Mr. NodanathTrital, Projec...

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11 March, 2015 -

Information and Human Rights Research Centre (IHRC), Banke, has honoured Mr. Taranath Dahal, for his <span 13px;="" line-height:="" 20.7999992370605px;"="" Arial, Tahoma, Verdana; line-height: 16px; text-align: justify;">his untiring campaign and activism on the right to information (RTI) for over a decade in the country, Chief Justice Bam Kumar Shrestha from the Appellate Court of Nepalgunj honoured senior RTI activist Mr Dahal by offering a shawl and cap with imprints of 'Right to Information', and providing him a felicitation lette...

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04 March, 2015 -

CCRI facilitated the team of 4 delegates from the Information Commission of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan in a Learning Visit to Nepal from 23rd February-3rd March, 2015. The team consisted of Mr. Khalid Muhammad Sahibzada, Chief Information Commissioner, Mr. Ullah Kalim and Mr. Abdul Mateen Information Commissioners and Mr. Atif Muhammad, representative of the World Bank. The main purpose of the Visit was to learn about Nepali practice of RTI, efforts at CSO level to promote RTI, role of National Information Commission. Section 24 of the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Right to Information Act 2013 provide...

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