of the Campaign (Janta Jago Jawab
campaign envisaged to build a cadre of devoted and dedicated
grass root level professionals on RTI, which will be known
as Public Information Worker (P.I.W) or “JAN SOOCHNA
SAINIK” and will in turn disseminate information to
common masses on several issues pertaining to RTI. The campaign
will also set up different levels of Camps for duration
of 1-2 days to assist the people in drafting the application
and making then aware about their rights.
process of RTI campaign is depicted through this pictorial
of the Campaign
the campaign is essentially community centric it has been
planned that adequate training will be imparted to representatives
of different member organization, which in turn will act
as a torchbearers for the campaign. The campaign will assist
the target groups in drafting the application as well as
getting the information from the relevant department. A
task force will be constituted to prepare the study material
on different aspects of RTI and information will be disseminated
in form of Boucher, Leaflets, posters as well as booklets.
campaign envisages Four Phases.
Phase: - In the first phase all member &
non-member organizations were trained as resource persons
for creating mass awareness in regard to the RTI Act. These
resource persons are available at every district of U.P.
as Jan Soochna Sainik. This phase is completed and 165 persons
had been trained till date through 5 district level workshops.
Phase: - Awareness
through Radio Program. The program was divided in
4 episodes & relayed from 4 service stations namely
–Jhansi, Rampur, Varanasi & Gorakhpur during the
month of Aug 07.
Creating change agents through awareness generation in Universities
& Colleges across 55 districts in U.P. About 1.50 lakh
youth were sensitized through sensitization workshops, which
are targeted to be completed by Jan 2008. Reorientation
workshop were organized on 5 Oct 07 for the resource persons
who were asked to organize similar sensitization workshop
in their respective districts.
Phase: - With a view to highlight RTI Act in
rural areas night camps, pad yatra, rally are to be organized
after the completion of the sensitization workshop in various
training workshop on RTI in U P for Network Partners
a 4 episode radio program in August which in primarily focused
on the ways & methods of utilizing RTI tool
Workshops on RTI in UNiversities and Colleges.
to Information (Report on state and regional workshops)