One Day Workshop on Right to Information-A Practical Insight
RESOURCE PERSONS:PROF. DR. G.B. REDDY , MR. SRINIVAS MADHAV
VENUE:ASSEMBLY HALL, SLSH,10.00 AM TO 1.00 PM
ORGANIZED BY: SYMBIOSIS LAW SCHOOL, HYDERABAD
Right to know is a fundamental aspect and Right to information is a basic need of any Democracy.
The main objective of providing information is not only to promote openness, transparency and accountability in administration but also to ensure participation of people in all the matters related to Governance.
Right to Information is a very effective tool in the hands of citizens to make the objectives of Good Governance realizable. Right to access information held by public bodies is a fundamental human right, protected under Constitutional law of India.
The basic object of the Right to Information Act is to empower the citizens, promote transparency and accountability in the working of the Government, and make our democracy work for the people in real sense.
OBJECTIVE OF THE WORKSHOP
Symbiosis Law School, Hyderabad is organizing a One- day workshop on Right To Information- a Practical insight on 30th January, 2016. The main purpose of organizing this workshop is to know the insights, both practical as well as theoretical aspects of Right to Information Act, 2005. To Ensure participation of people in the planning process and know how things are being done as most of the governmental works are carried for the people . To understand the Global perspective of Right to Information
- 10:00am Formal Introduction of the Workshop
- 10:05 am: Welcome address by Prof. M. I. Baig, Director, SLSH
- 10.15am Introduction of the Resource person Prof (Dr).G. B. Reddy
- 10.15 to 11.15am Prof .G. B. Reddy addressing the students
- 11.20am Introduction of the Resource person Mr. Srinivas Madhav
- 11.25am Mr. Srinivas Madhav addressing the students
- 12.55pm Vote of Thanks
- Prof. M V Chandramathi,
- K. Shanthi,