CRTI Press Conference on Right to Information & Implementation Challenges

The implementation of the Sindh Transparency and Right to Information Act, 2016 has remained challenging since its commencement. The Sindh Information Commission is dysfunctional and inactive since May 2021 and the designation of Public Information Officers (PIOs) is also still Continue reading CRTI Press Conference on Right to Information & Implementation Challenges

CRTI discussed the Implementation of Sindh and Balochistan RTI Laws

(31 March 2022 – Karachi) Centre for Peace and Development Initiatives (CPDI) organized a CRTI Meeting on “Discussion on Implementation of Right to Information Laws in Pakistan” on March 31, 2022 in Karachi. The meeting is being organized under the Continue reading CRTI discussed the Implementation of Sindh and Balochistan RTI Laws

CRTI Steering Committee Meeting – CPDI Office Islamabad

September 21, 2021: CPDI Office Islamabad Coalition on Right to Information (CRTI) introduced RTI champions award in 2014. The main objective of RTI Champions Award is to acknowledge the efforts and contributions of those citizens, journalists and public information officers Continue reading CRTI Steering Committee Meeting – CPDI Office Islamabad

RTI Messages – RTI is basic right of every individual

𝗟𝗲𝘁’𝘀 𝗥𝗮𝗶𝘀𝗲 𝗬𝗼𝘂𝗿 𝗩𝗼𝗶𝗰𝗲𝘀: 𝗳𝗼𝗿 𝗬𝗼𝘂𝗿 𝗥𝗶𝗴𝗵𝘁 𝗧𝗼 𝗜𝗻𝗳𝗼𝗿𝗺𝗮𝘁𝗶𝗼𝗻, 𝗳𝗼𝗿 𝗮 𝗧𝗿𝗮𝗻𝘀𝗽𝗮𝗿𝗲𝗻𝘁 𝘀𝘆𝘀𝘁𝗲𝗺 𝗼𝗳 𝗚𝗼𝘃𝗲𝗿𝗻𝗺𝗲𝗻𝘁. The #RightToAccessInformation is a Basic #HumanRight. Any institution that benefits from taxes paid by the #Public, or established using the power vested by the public, or an institution that Continue reading RTI Messages – RTI is basic right of every individual

RTI Messages – Access To Information Act 2017

𝗟𝗲𝘁’𝘀 𝘁𝗮𝗹𝗸 𝗮𝗯𝗼𝘂𝘁 𝗼𝘂𝗿 𝗥𝗶𝗴𝗵𝘁 𝘁𝗼 𝗜𝗻𝗳𝗼𝗿𝗺𝗮𝘁𝗶𝗼𝗻 – 𝗮 𝗧𝗿𝗮𝗻𝘀𝗽𝗮𝗿𝗲𝗻𝘁 𝗦𝘆𝘀𝘁𝗲𝗺 𝗼𝗳 𝗚𝗼𝘃𝗲𝗿𝗻𝗺𝗲𝗻𝘁. Some esteemed #Senators have introduced a private member’s bill in the Senate of Pakistan. Attempts are being made to exclude #Parliament from the scope of the #AccessToInformationAct2017. If passed, it would not only #violate #Article19_A of Continue reading RTI Messages – Access To Information Act 2017

RTI Messages – Access To Information Act 2017

  𝗟𝗲𝘁’𝘀 𝗥𝗮𝗶𝘀𝗲 𝗢𝘂𝗿 𝗩𝗼𝗶𝗰𝗲 𝗳𝗼𝗿 𝗢𝘂𝗿 𝗥𝗶𝗴𝗵𝘁 𝗧𝗼 𝗜𝗻𝗳𝗼𝗿𝗺𝗮𝘁𝗶𝗼𝗻 – 𝗙𝗼𝗿 𝗧𝗿𝗮𝗻𝘀𝗽𝗮𝗿𝗲𝗻𝘁 𝗚𝗼𝘃𝗲𝗿𝗻𝗺𝗲𝗻𝘁 Transparency and People’s Right To Information is essential for good governance and Democracy. But in Pakistan, from the passages of Justice to the House of Parliament, some comrades are trying to prevent Continue reading RTI Messages – Access To Information Act 2017