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Citizen's Campaign for Right to Information (CCRI) organized a one day 'Human Resource Capacity Building Workshop' for National Information Commission (NIC). The event was held on October 6, 2010 at SAP Falcha, Kathmandu and was organized in collaboration with National Information Commission (NIC)

 

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Citizens' Campaign for Right to Information (CCRI) and National Information Commission (NIC) jointly organized a Consultative Meeting on the occasion of International Right to Know Day on 28th September in Kathmandu. Top level government officials including Secretary of the Office of the Prime Minister and Council of Minister Mr. Lilamani Paudya...

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Citizens' Campaign for Right to Information (CCRI) and National Information Commission (NIC) jointly celebrated the International Right to Know Day in Nepal on 28th September 2010. The day was marked with the primary objective of creating massive awareness to the public on Right to Information. Likewise, this campaign also aimed at empowering pu...

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Citizens' Campaign for Right to Information (CCRI) organized an interaction programme '3 Years of Right to Information Act' on 19, 2010 at SAP Falcha, Kathmandu. The program was chaired by Mr. Taranath Dahal, Chairperson of CCRI and former president of Federation of Nepalese Journalist. Chief Information Commissioner of National Information Comm...

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The Supreme Court has notified that all together 153 CCTV are installed at various courts in the Kathmandu valley. Maximum numbers of CCTI installed are 82 at Supreme Court whereas 37 CCTV are installed at the Appellate court and rests 34 are installed at District Court. Earlier, asking the information about CCTV, Adv. Santosh Sigdel from CCRI h...

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Mr. Dahal, as a panelist of the program, represented Nepal and highlighted the experience relating to implementation of recently enacted Right to Information Act in Nepal.

 

With May 10, 2010 election in Philippine, new government is supposed to take leadership. Before the government is formally turned over with new leadersh...

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A three-day international program on "International Conference on Freedom of Information: the Right to Know" was held at Brisbane, Australia, 1-3 May 2010. The program was held at the UQ Centre, University of Queensland (St Lucia Campus). The conference was organized by UNESCO and hosted by the University of Queensland. CCRI Chairperson Mr. Tara...

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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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