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RTI Commission’s publications released to mark two years of the functioning of the RTI Act and RTI Regime in Sri Lanka.

Selected order of the RTI commission 2017-2018 and RTI Regime in Sri Lanka.   http://www.rticommission.lk/web/images/pdf/books/rtic-orders-2017-2018.pdf http://www.rticommission.lk/web/images/pdf/books/rtic-essays.pdf ...
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Madunagala illuminated thanks to right to information

Rahul Samantha Hettiarachchi- Hambanthota   Residents of Madunagala, which is Suriyawewa managed to get street lights which were not functioning with the help of a right to information ...
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RTI – power to the people

– Encouraging transparency and accountability : Preventing corruption – Statute to promote citizen participation in Good Governance International Conference on RTI The International Conference on RTI, themed ‘Empowering ...
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Workshop on Investigative Journalism

The Sri Lanka Press Institute (SLPI) conducted a 3-day workshop for young journalists on “Investigative Journalism” from the 26th to the 28th of March in Colombo. The objective of the ...
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Ridigama Shopping Complex in a dilapidated state

Ajantha Bandara Kurunegala The shopping complex which was built in 2013 under “Deyata Kirula”development program is in a dilapidated state as Divisional Secretariat has not taken action to ...
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Motorcyclists Association claims war against RMV authorities

Udayanthi Munasinghe Horana (Mawbima) The Motorcyclists Association of Sri Lanka has requested information from RMV on the number of Motorcycles which were imported from Japan from the year ...
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“Unjust procedure followed by officials revealed through a RTI application”

Sarath Manula Wickrama Anuradhapura After filing a RTI application it was revealed that the judges were biased in selecting winners of Art Festival of North central Province. The issue ...
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Right to Information Law (RTI) is a Work-In-Progress

The 3rd of February marked the 1st year of the implementation of the Right to Information (RTI) law in Sri Lanka. The law enables citizens of Sri Lanka ...
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SLPI Commemorates the ‘International Right to Know Day ‘

In commemorationg the International Right to Know Day, the Sri Lanka Press Institute (SLPI) launches the Right to Information (RTI) promotional song was composed by veteran ‘Gypsies’ singer ...
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SLPI Commemorates the ‘International Right to Know Day ‘

A section of the crowd attending the event to commemorate the International Right to Know Day held at the SLPI Auditorium on September 28, 2017. Ms. Namini Wijedasa ...
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