Category: RTI – Right to Information



TISL has reliably informed that government has taken a decision to table the Right to Information draft bill in Cabinet next week and obtain its approval week after before tabling in Parliament. Transparency International as a movement is a wealth of knowledge and expertise on the right to information and the ... Read More
November 5, 2015admin


September 28, is international Right to Know Day. To commemorate this occassion, CHRI has produced an interactive map that allows one to explore the status of access to information in each of the countries of the Commonwealth. To view this map
September 29, 2011haritha



Pragmatic Right to Information

Can the CMC give any citizen of Sri Lanka the right to request and obtain information on, say, the loan terms of a large construction project undertaken by a Ministry of the central government? No. Can it create a right to obtain information from a Minstry of a provincial government? ... Read More
September 22, 2011haritha


Right to information is one of the main characteristics of a modern democracy and in developed countries it helps society to be aware of the decisions taken by a government, which affect the rights of the people. Different countries under their respective constitutions have created laws acknowledging its citizens the ... Read More
September 21, 2011haritha