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Access to Information Provisions Update by Nina Ippolito — last modified Mar 10, 2017 09:54 PM
As of September 2016, 113 countries have access to information provisions.
Argentina Passes Freedom of Information Law by Nina Ippolito — last modified Mar 10, 2017 09:39 PM
The Ley de Acceso de Información passed with a vote of 182-16 in the Chamber of Deputies
Kenya's 2016 Access to Information Act Available Online by Nina Ippolito — last modified Mar 10, 2017 07:18 PM
Kenya's New Law on Access to Information
Text of Burkina Faso 2015 Law on Access to Information Available Online by Carolyn O'Neil — last modified Mar 10, 2017 07:15 PM
Burkina Faso's New Law on Access to Information
Vietnam Passes Access to Information Law - link on our laws page by Carolyn O'Neil — last modified Mar 10, 2017 07:11 PM
New Access to Information Law passed by Vietnamese National Assembly
Case Summary of powerful decision from Argentina Supreme Court: Giustiniani v. YPF by Carolyn O'Neil — last modified Mar 09, 2017 11:04 PM
New Cases Added to RTI Case Law Database by Carolyn O'Neil — last modified Mar 09, 2017 11:00 PM
New resources on Access to Information - Lessons Learned in Latin America by Carolyn O'Neil — last modified Jul 14, 2014 08:05 PM
Colombian president signs access to information law by Carolyn O'Neil — last modified Apr 16, 2014 06:59 PM
Pakistan becomes fourth country to make tax records public by Carolyn O'Neil — last modified Feb 26, 2014 07:59 PM
Pakistan is now one of only four countries in the world that make tax records public, joining the ranks of Norway, Finland and Sweden.
Council of Europe Parliamentarians Endorse Tshwane Principals by Merit Ulvik — last modified Oct 03, 2013 09:21 AM
PACE adopted resolution on National Security and Access to Information by Merit Ulvik — last modified Oct 02, 2013 12:04 PM
New publications from Nepal by Merit Ulvik — last modified Sep 25, 2013 12:49 PM
NEW PRINCIPLES ADDRESS THE BALANCE BETWEEN NATIONAL SECURITY AND THE RIGHT TO INFORMATION by Merit Ulvik — last modified Jun 13, 2013 08:01 AM
New issue of Right2info.org newsletter by nbitiukova — last modified Feb 12, 2013 10:44 PM
More information on asset declarations by nbitiukova — last modified Feb 12, 2013 10:50 PM
Interactive map on the Laws page by Merit Ulvik — last modified Dec 12, 2012 09:33 AM
Argentine Supreme Court landmark decision in the RTI Case Law Database by Merit Ulvik — last modified Dec 12, 2012 09:18 AM
Right2info.org newsletter by Merit Ulvik — last modified Nov 13, 2012 02:26 PM
Government files review petition in the Namit Sharma case by Merit Ulvik — last modified Oct 19, 2012 09:17 AM