The team from Colombo comprising Sankhitha, Navodhanie, Hiran and Sanjit were joined by Sujith, Thushani and Madusanka from the Matara office. The following locations were visited by the team Matara Town Walpola (community briefing) Thihagoda Kirinda Hakmana Beliatta Dickwella The RTI truck was deployed in close proximity to the Main Bus Stand, and dockets were
The 23rd of September marked the next journey of the RTI van, heading through Rathnapura, Matara and Colombo, stopping at 10 locations in every district. In most locations, the van was met with enthusiasm and curiosity.
On the 16th of September, TISL and Sarvodaya headed off to Anuradhapura in the RTI van, spending 2 days there, stopping in 10 locations in the district. The 18th and 19th were spent in Trincomalee. At each location, the newly produced RTI movie is played for the public. In addition to one-to-one awareness raising, our
On September 12th, TISL’s RTI team was in Matara, setting up a civil society coalition on RTI, along the themes of health, education, water & sanitation, transport &environment and public transport. The one day programme was attended by an enthusiastic civil society activist group, who committed to using RTI in their own work, with the
On September 7th, 2017 – We were in Ampara, where a group of over 50 civil society members gathered for a one-day training on the Right to Information, conducted in Tamil and Sinhala parallelly, for the ease of the audience. It was a fulfilling day, with many topical issues raised, ending with an ongoing commitment