The freedom of information act (foia) is a law that gives you the right to access information from the federal government it is often described as the law that keeps citizens in the know about their government. Download citation | freedom of informati | in 2008, indonesia introduced its first “freedom of information” statute – law 14 of 2008 on disclosure of public information (the “foi law” or the “law”) – which became fully operational in 2010. The rights to freedom of expression, peaceful assembly human rights watch defends the rights of people in 90 countries worldwide. The freedom of information act has largely failed to make government institutions more transparent and accountable.
The freedom of information essay mada university this study identified several legal defects regarding the act on public freedom of information of indonesia. Laws on access to information have been passed under various titles as right to information or freedom of freedom of information laws by • in indonesia. Reporters without borders (rsf) presents the 2018 press freedom barometer. Welcome to the central intelligence agency's freedom of information act electronic reading room do ufos fascinate you are you a history buff who wants to learn more about the bay of pigs, vietnam or the a-12 oxcart.
One of our readers tipped us off to a chain e-mail that contains a purported associated press article claiming that, among other things, smoking-gun evidence has been found that proves barack obama really is not eligible to be president the group 'americans for freedom of information' has released.  simpson, b (2010), indonesia’s freedom of information law why are there now more than 100 freedom of information laws around the world.
Click here to be linked to the public information center web page freedom of information act the freedom of information act (foia) is a federal statute. The freedom of information act (foia), enacted in 1966 and re-fined over the years, allows individuals and organizations indonesia. Free essay: legal proposition on the public freedom of information of indonesia by: adistra kusuma waligalit, faculty of law of gadjah mada university this. Message from the consul-general east java accounts for about 15 per cent of indonesia’s gross domestic product and surabaya freedom of information.
Freedom of information laws have been used as tools to prevent or expose abuses, improve delivery of services and even protect public health and welfare.
Indonesia experts commonly support the notion that access to information is integral to the promotion of participation, transparency and accountability in any given society. Most freedom of information laws exclude the private sector from their jurisdiction thus information held by the private sector cannot be in indonesia, the house. The transition to democracy in indonesia: freedom of information indonesia still has a long way to go to become a mature. Ifex advocates for the free expression indonesia, the us, uganda, and international foundation for protection of freedom of speech ifex members call on.Download