Tag: rti

05

Apr2010
The draft Freedom of Information Act providing for the freedom of access to official information is ready. Justice and Legal Reforms Minister Milinda Moragoda is expected to hand over the draft of the proposed Right to Information Bill to the government in the next few days. Quoting the Minister, the Sunday ... Read More
April 5, 2010haritha

05

Apr2010
The Island ‘Transparency is the cardinal principle’ Justice and Law Reforms Minister Milinda Moragoda says that an early implementation of Right to Information Act will be crucial to Sri Lanka’s development in the aftermath of the government’s triumph over the LTTE. Justice, a magazine published by the Justice and Law Reforms Ministry, carried ... Read More
April 5, 2010haritha

22

Mar2010
srilankaguardian.org - By Dr. Jagath Asoka In my previous article To Question or not to Question, I talked about our failure to establish Right to Information legislation in Sri Lanka. There is only one way to establish Right to Information legislation: our active involvement. India’s ‘Right to Information Act’ has exposed ... Read More
March 22, 2010haritha

10

Mar2010
DailyMirror Vital documents relating to public utilities, urban development and environment assessments will be open to the general public on request, in a move by the Urban Development Authourity (UDA) and the Sri Lanka Land Reclamation and Development Corporation (SLRDC) aimed at creating transparency in its functions. Under this programme the public ... Read More
March 10, 2010haritha