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The many uses of RTI: Our imagination is the limit

November 29, 2018 By: information Category: RTI Column

Daily Star, November 15, 2018
The many uses of RTI: Our imagination is the limit
Shamsul Bari and Ruhi Naz
If liberty means anything at all, it means the right to tell people what they do not want to hear.” A slight tweak of this famous quotation from British writer George Orwell will make it equally appropriate for the right to information: “If the right to information means anything at all, it means the right to ask questions that the powerful may not want you to ask.” Read More..

SDGs and The Right to Information: We can’t have one without the other

October 16, 2018 By: information Category: RTI Column

Daily Star, October 15, 2018
SDGs and The Right to Information: We can’t have one without the other
Shamsul Bari and Ruhi Naz
The International Right to Know Day on September 28 was observed this year with much less enthusiasm in many countries. Though 90 percent of world population now live in countries where the Right to Information (RTI), or Freedom of Information (FOI), law exists, the promise of transparent and accountable governance presaged in the law remains a distant dream. Read More..

Of political parties, general elections and RTI in Bangladesh

September 20, 2018 By: information Category: RTI Column

Daily Star, September 15, 2018
Of political parties, general elections and RTI in Bangladesh
Shamsul Bari and Ruhi Naz
A positive outcome of the contemporary trend towards authoritarian rule by democratically elected governments around the world is that it is providing a welcome boost to the limping Right to Information (RTI) or Freedom of Information (FOI) movements globally. Read More..

RTI Footprints in South Asia: Tapping its potential for public causes

August 16, 2018 By: information Category: RTI Column

Daily Star, August 14, 2018:
RTI Footprints in South Asia
Shamsul Bari and Ruhi Naz
Our region is well-known for its deep-rooted culture of official secrecy inherited from colonial times. So why the proliferation of a rigorous law that gives citizens a tool to probe their governments and restrain their arbitrary use of power? Read More..

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