Nepal: Training on Right to Information and its use at local level

When :

from Thursday 11 June, 2015
to Monday 15 June, 2015

Type of event :

Category 7-Seminar and Workshop

Where :

Panchthar, Nepal

Contact :

Jeet Bahadur Biswokarma (Email:

The 5-day training on Right to Information is being organized for mediators. The event is a part of the project "Empowering people to enjoy their Right to Information for greater accountability of Nepal's power holders".
25 participants from Taplejung, Panchthar and Ilam districts will participate in the training. The training aims to enhance awareness of the local mediators about the concept and importance of Right to Information; make them appreciate the linkages between the right to information and democracy, accountable governance, and mobilize them to empower people for effective implementation of RTI Act for accountable government.