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RTI11

28

Mar2016
Right to Information Bill was presented in the Parliament (24th March) providing the legal framework required to establish the right of access to information. Moving the Bill, Minister of Parliamentary Reforms and Mass Media Gayantha Karunatileka said: “Right to Information Bill was pending for a very long time and ... Read More
March 28, 2016admin
climate-change

28

Mar2016
Civil Society activist Chandra Jayarathna has requested the President Maithreepala Sirisena to expand the mandate and accountability of the Climate Change Commission of Sri Lanka beyond meeting climate change linked challenges. In a letter to the President he has requested to establish new authority led by capable professionals with integrity, independence, ... Read More
March 28, 2016admin
RTI11

24

Mar2016
The much-awaited Right to Information draft bill was presented in Parliament by Media Minister Gayantha Karunathilake this morning. The bill will be taken up for debate on a day to be decided by the Party Leaders. In terms of Article 153 (g) of the Constitution, the Right to Information Bill was submitted ... Read More
March 24, 2016admin
RTI

24

Mar2016
Senior journalist Dr. Ranga Kalansuriya said that international organizations has named the draft proposed right to information bill supposed to be presented to the parliament of Sri Lanka is one of the seventh supreme right to information bill in the world.Dr. Ranga Kalansooriya joining ... Read More
March 24, 2016admin