Second all Goa rural Right to Information (RTI) convention to be held on January 23
Under the joint auspices of Subhashchandra Sushasan Samiti (SSS), Siolim and Goa RTI forum, the second all-Goa rural Right to Information (RTI) convention on January 23, 2013. January 23 is also to be celebrated as the birth anniversary of Subhash Chandra Bose. The president of SSS and RTI activist Rajan Ghate and Digambar Naik of Goa RTI forum informed that the convention shall be held at Siolim in north coastal Goa. The first convention was held in Madkai in north Goa last year.
The issues that are likely to be discussed are:
· Role of public participation for good governance through RTI
· Empowerment of media through RTI in national and public interest
· The first RTI award in the name of late Vaman V. Kamat is likely to be announced