The event addressed public access to information
and Right to Information (RTI) laws, said a press release.
Committee reviewed Access to Information
Bill 2013 and directed the ministry of information and broadcasting and ministry of defence to consult law ministry and inform it about the consultation process so that the bill could be given final shape.
Access to Information
legislation has been on the cards since October 1998 when government, through the Office of the Prime Minister, held a National Consultative Conference on Anti-Corruption and the Promotion of Ethics but since then, little has been done to enact an Access to Information
By granting access to different types of users based on the kinds of information to which they are entitled, state data systems can provide access to information
while fully protecting student privacy.
"The new IBS system allows for much wider access to information
for all of our employees, including senior management," Pantzer said.
The National Library of Medicine took the lead and addressed the challenges faced by all types of health sciences libraries in reaching remote users in its 1989 plan, "Improving Health Professionals' Access to Information
." While previous efforts had been placed on networking libraries, this plan sought to improve information access "by NLM and all of the libraries in the Regional Medical Library (RML) network ...
In this respect, he said he hopes to see a pact come out of the seminar, one that helps define the relation between the holders and requesters of the information so as to promote cooperation between institutions and media as regards access to information
ISLAMABAD -- Amidst landmark strides made in the arena of economy, stock market and infrastructure development projects like China Pakistan Economic Corridor, the government's Right of Access to Information
Bill would help ensure transparency in the affairs of national institutions.
PNN The Palestinian Center for Development and Media Freedoms (MADA) in cooperation with the Geneva Centre for the Democratic Control of Armed forces (DCAF) on 09 October 2012 held a conference entitled Access to Information
in Palestine: Challenges and Prospects at the Best Eastern Hotel in Ramallah.
ISLAMABAD -- The Pakistan InformaAtion Commission on Saturday notified a schedule of costs for getting information from federal public bodies under the Right of Access to Information