The Right to Information Ordinance, 2008 (RTI) came into effect with the government publishing a gazette notification Monday, on 20 October, 2008.
Community Radio is playing very significant role in the countries of South Asia responding to other regions of the world.
APC partner Tactical Tech, an international NGO that helps activists use information and ICTs to increase their impact, are currently accepting applications for the first international camp on info-activism. The Info-Activism Camp, a seven-day event will take place from February 19 – 25 2009 in Bangalore India. As the first meet-up of this type, participants will learn and share advocacy techniques using ICTs through workshops, group discussions, interactive sessions and live demos.
Speakers at a seminar on 28 September, 2008 called on all to extend cooperation in implementing the Right to Information (RTI) Ordinance 2008 for the greater benefit of the countrymen.
Advisory Council Approves Right to Information Ordinance,2008
Dhaka, Sept 20
Article 19 Booklet on The Public’s Right to Know, Principles on Freedom of Information Legislation in Both Bangla and English
Bangladesh NGOs Network for Radio and Communication( www.bnnrc.net) is working in association with other partner organizations regarding the need for a Right to Information Law since its inception.
Freedom of access to information in South Asia
The ASEAN People’s Forum is a People-to People platform to be held prior to the 14th ASEAN Summit in Bangkok.
Localisation projects are often deemed as gender neutral, having a prime focus of developing localised technology only.
The legal enablement of Information and Communication Technology (ICT) in India is becoming a big challenge for India.