Punjab Transparency and Right to Information Act 2013

December 29, 2018
District Bahawalnagar

Transparency International Pakistan in collaboration with Saiban organized a workshop on Punjab Transparency and Right to Information Act 2013 in district Bahawalnagar, Punjab. The objective of the workshop was to provide basic information of the law and process to be followed to enable participants to write and follow up RTI requests and complaints. A total of 42 participants attended the session including four females. They belonged to various fields including media, education, social work and civil services. Saiban president, Tahir Shah a journalist, educationalist and social worker trained the participants on RTI laws in Punjab and the mechanism of the Punjab Information Commission. He also highlighted the importance of RTI for reducing corruption. The participants actively participated in the workshop and Q&A session.

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