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The Power of Using the Right to Information Act in Bangladesh: Experience from the Ground

This report documents the experiences of NGOs working in the field and how the RTI Act has had an impact on individuals.  The fifteen stories included highlight the processes through which people requested, obtained and used information, as well as the immediate impact.

The Right to Information Act (RTI) in Bangladesh was passed on March 29, 2009.  In order for RTI to achieve its potential, it is critical that the Act is effectively implemented.

Uploaded on: Feb 08, 2012
Last Updated: Dec 09, 2015
Year Published: 2011

Resource Tags

Resource Type: Practitioner Resources Issues: Health, Right to Information Tool Type: Reports / Research Method: Filing Right to Information Claims, Improving Governance, Accountability and Transparency Languages: English Regions: South Asia Nature of Impact: Acquisition of Remedy / Entitlement / Information, Citizen Action & Participation, Legal Knowledge and Skills Institutions Engaged: Local Court, Regulatory / Implementing Agencies, Service Delivery Agencies Evaluation Method: Case Studies