Publications


May 27, 2016

CHRI Memo to CMAG delegation to Maldives

The Commonwealth Human Rights Initiative (CHRI) undertook a fact-finding mission to the Maldives on November 22-26.

May 27, 2016

Press statement - CHRI response to CMAGs statement of 20 April 2016 on the Maldives

The Commonwealth Human Rights Initiative (CHRI) welcomes the continued scrutiny of the deteriorating situation in the Maldives by the Commonwealth Ministerial Action Group (CMAG), which serves as a watchdog group for Commonwealth countries.

May 18, 2016

Summary of CHRI’s First National Watch Report on the Functioning of the Under Trial Review Committees: Compliance to ‘Re-Inhuman Conditions In 1382 Prisons’

Summary of CHRI’s First National Watch Report on the Functioning of the Under Trial Review Committees: Compliance to ‘Re-Inhuman Conditions In 1382 Prisons’

May 17, 2016

101 things you wanted to know about the police but were too afraid to ask (Kenya)

The primary purpose of 101 Things You Wanted to Know About the Police But Were Too Afraid to Ask is to improve relations between the police and the public. The brightly illustrated and easy to digest publication looks like a child's comic but gives serious and much needed information to the people of Kenya and its police in a Q-and-A form.

May 13, 2016

Central Information Commission’s decision in 2nd appeal regarding disclosure of agenda items of Union Cabinet meetings and compliance with reporting by Ministries under Rule 10 of the Cabinet Procedure Rules

Central Information Commission’s decision in 2nd appeal regarding disclosure of agenda items of Union Cabinet meetings and compliance with reporting by Ministries under Rule 10 of the Cabinet Procedure Rules

May 13, 2016

RTI application, CPIO’s order, first appeal, FAA’s order, 2nd appeal, addendum to 2nd appeal and Cabinet Secretariat’s response to 2nd appeal in Union Cabinet agenda items and Rule 10 reports case

RTI application, CPIO’s order, first appeal, FAA’s order, 2nd appeal, addendum to 2nd appeal and Cabinet Secretariat’s response to 2nd appeal in Union Cabinet agenda items and Rule 10 reports case.

May 13, 2016

Rules of Procedure in regard to Proceedings of the Cabinet, 1987

Rules of Procedure in regard to Proceedings of the Cabinet, 1987

May 13, 2016

Central Information Commission’s order for disclosure of Rules of Procedure in regard to Proceedings of the Cabinet, 1987

Central Information Commission’s order for disclosure of Rules of Procedure in regard to Proceedings of the Cabinet, 1987

May 11, 2016

Sri Lanka RTI Bill Supreme court determination

In the matter of an application under and in terms of Article 121 read with Article 120 and Article 83 of the Constitution of the Democratic Socialist Republic of the Sri Lanka 

May 11, 2016

PARLIAMENT OF THE DEMOCRATIC SOCIALIST REPUBLIC OF SRI LANKA

A Bill to provide for the Right of Access to Information; to specify grounds on which access may be denied; to establish the Right to information commission; to appoint Information Officers; to set out the procedure and for matters connected therewith or incidental thereto.