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National Right to Information Laws, Regulations and Initiatives 2017

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David Banisar

ARTICLE 19: Global Campaign for Free Expression

Date Written: September 27, 2017

Abstract

Nearly 120 countries around the world have adopted national right to information laws or national ordinances/regulations. This map shows all the countries that have adopted laws, regulations or have pending efforts. Updated September 2017 to include Kenya, Tanzania, East Timor, Monaco and others.

Keywords: RTI, Right to Information Act, Freedom of Information Act, FOI, transparency, open data

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Banisar, David, National Right to Information Laws, Regulations and Initiatives 2017 (September 27, 2017). Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1857498 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.1857498

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