Transparency of Administrative Justice
The America for Bulgaria Foundation assists in strengthening a vibrant market economy and the institutions of democratic society in Bulgaria, helping the country to realize its full potential as a successful, modern European nation. The America for Bulgaria Foundation seeks to enhance the longstanding legacy of goodwill and friendship between the American and Bulgarian people and through many of its programs, to promote the US – Bulgaria people-to-people contacts and exchange of ideas and resources. The Foundation represents the generous face of the American people and embodies the highest standards of US ethical conduct, transparency, and core values.
Support for the Access to Information Programme is provided by the America for Bulgaria Foundation. The statements and opinions expressed herein are solely those of the Access to Information Programme and do not necessarily reflect the views of the America for Bulgaria Foundation or its affiliates.
The aim of the project is through legal analysis, preparation of a methodology with the participation of all stakeholders, assessment of the websites of the administrative courts and the Supreme Administrative Courts, legal assistance in cases of access to information with potential to improve the business environment and information campaign tp contribute for:
The transparency of judiciary guarantees both the fundamental right to fair trial and the public trust in courts, which is essential for a democratic society. Administrative courts are important as they consider disputes where citizens and companies complain of unlawful decisions or conduct of public bodies. The transparency of administrative courts and of the Supreme Administrative Court (SAC) is of value for the right to information, the proper functioning of administrative judiciary and trust in it. Based on AIP’s 23 years of experience in the freedom of information area, the following needs and risk have been identified:
AIP will address the identified problem by:
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