Online Press Conference Civil Audit on Active Transparency of Public Bodies'2024 20.05.2024

On May 20, 2024 Access to Information Programme presents the results of the Civil Audit on Active Transparency of Public Bodies'2024, 2024 Active Transparency Ranking, and 2024 Budget, Financial Transparency and Integrity of Municipalities Map. The presentation will be hold online in ZOOM.

Litigation under the Access to Public Information Act Analysis 02.04.2024

The Access to Information Programme presented the book Litigation Under the Access to Public Information Act (2013 - 2023). The book contains an overview and analysis of the practice of the Bulgarian Supreme Administrative Court and the administrative courts under the Access to Public Information Act (APIA) over the last 10 years. We hope it will be useful in the daily work of administrative judges, lawyers, legal advisers, prosecutors, researchers, lecturers and students, representatives of non-governmental organizations, journalists and public figures who use the APIA in their work.

10 Years Court Practice under Access to Public Information Act Conference  02.04.2024

 On March 14, 2024, at the "Hotel Central Sofia," the Access to Information Programme held 10 Years Court Practice under Access to Public Information Act Conference.

LEV INS is a Winner in European SLAPP Contest 2023 07.02.2024

The Bulgarian insurance company "LEV INS" received the anti-award for Corporate SLAPP (Strategic Lawsuit Against Public Participation) of the year 2023 from the Coalition Against SLAPP in Europe (CASE). The anti-award was announced at a ceremony on 6th of Feb in Strasbourg. "LEV INS" attracted the jury's attention with a record case of one million leva against the media site Mediapool, which was recently lost in the first instance.

10 Years Court Practice under Access to Public Information Act Conference  21.01.2024

Access to Public Information Programme organizes 10 Years Court Practice under Access to Public Information Act Conference.

8th Alumni Access to Information Class 12.01.2024

8th Alumni Access to Information Class

AIP and AEJ – Bulgaria call on Kozloduy NPP EAD to drop its legal claim for half a million leva  11.01.2024

Access to Information Programme and the Association of European Journalists – Bulgaria call on Kozloduy NPP EAD, a state-owned company which operates Bulgaria’s only nuclear power plant (NPP), to drop its legal claim for half a million leva (around 250 000 EUR) against a former employee who has revealed wrongdoings in the facility.

AIP Supports CSOs Address to the National Assembly Regarding Upcoming Procedures for Election of Authorities with Expired Mandate 09.01.2024

The Address is also supported by organizations such as the Bulgarian Institute for Legal Initiatives, Anti Corruption Fund, Association of European Journalists - Bulgaria, Bulgarian Lawyers for Human Rights, Bulgarian Helsinki Committee, Bulgarian Center for Non-for-Profit Law, Institute for Market Economics, Institute for Public Environment Development, Centrе for Liberal Strategies, and the Center for Regulatory Impact Assessment.