19 September 2019

On September 9, 2019, Access to Information Programme launched the implementation of the project ACCESS TO INFORMATION FORUM. The project is supported within the Active Citizens Fund Bulgaria under the Financial Mechanism of the European Economic Area.

 

The project length is 36 months (till August 2022) and aims to provide for an appropriate environment for discussion of implementation problems with the Access to Public Information Act (APIA) and to contribute to the achievement of the international standards in access to information by the public bodies at a national and local level. The FORUM will also provide a space for debates, research and good models for the administration, as well for NGOs and citizens.

 

On the base of the accumulated 23 years of experience in advocacy for access to information and encouragement for the exercise of the right to information, the Access to Information Programme will:

The project ACCESS TO INFORMATION FORUM  is implemented with the financial support of EUR 179 507 provided by Iceland, Liechtenstein and Norway under the EEA Financial Mechanism. The main goal is enhanced transparency and accountability of public institutions.