Opening remarks will be made by the UNDP resident representative in Sri Lanka - Ms. Una McCauley while the Keynote Address will be delivered by Mr. Venkatesh Nayak, the Co-convener, National Campaign for People’s Right to Information, India.
This will be followed by a panel discussion with :
Dr. Ranga Kalansooriya - Director General, Government Information Department
Dr. Vinya Ariyaratne - General Secretary, Sarvodaya Shramadhana Movement
Mr. Geoffrey Alagaratnam P.C. - President of the Bar Association of Sri Lanka
Ms. Dilrukshi Handunnetti, Attorney-At-Law - Senior Journalist