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RTI law: Bridging the gap between promise and practice

November 24, 2019 By: information Category: RTI Column

Daily Star, November 15, 2019
RTI law: Bridging the gap between promise and practice
Shamsul Bari and Ruhi Naz
The euphoria accompanying the fall of the Berlin Wall and the end of the Cold War era late last century was followed by an upsurge of democracy in the new republics and a resurgence in nominal democracies. One manifestation of this was the global rush to adopt the Right to Information (RTI) or Freedom of Information (FOI) Act. Out of around 130 countries which have enacted the law so far, a large majority did so in the last three decades. Bangladesh adopted it in 2009. Read More..

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