Access to Information
RTI Training Workshop
SUPRO has successfully conducted on RTI training workshop
SUPRO has been organized a day-long RTI training workshop at the conference room of Hope Foundation, Baroipara, Saver on 25 July, 2009. The training workshop was attended by senior person of the districts level focal organization and Upazilla level focal points of Promoting Access to Information for Greater Participation and Government Accountability- PAI project. The training workshop has been inaugurated by Ms. Uma Chowdhury, Director of SUPRO. Ms. Tahmina Rahman, Director of A-19 has facilitated the training. Besides, Mr. Salim Ahmed Parvez was a guest facilitator for FGD findings presentation on Krishi Tathay Konika.
Consultation meeting on The Draft RTI ordinance- 2008 on 19th March 2008 National Press Club, Dhaka
In January 2008, the government of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh has formed an 8 member committee for developing a draft law on Right to Information (RTI). After formation it was circulated through website for public opinion. According to the draft all public/government bodies, departments, directorates, institutions, local offices, or bodies constituted under public or private ownership are accountable under the Ordinance.