TAIEX Workshops

02.04.2021

 

In June 2020, the Agency was approved an application for the implementation of TAIEX workshop entitled “Free access to public information as a tool for investigative journalism and the media”, but due to the extraordinary situation caused by Kovid-19, almost all planned activities for this period are subject to re-planning for appropriate implementation in the coming period.

Two-day workshop on : Free access to public information, organized and funded by the Instrument for Technical Assistance and Information Exchange of the European Commission in cooperation with the Agency for Protection of the Right to Free Access to Public Information, through online Video Conference on April 22 and 23, 2021.

Two-day workshop on : Free access to public information, organized and funded by the Instrument for Technical Assistance and Information Exchange of the European Commission in cooperation with the Agency for Protection of the Right to Free Access to Public Information, through online Video Conference on April 22 and 23, 2021.

 

The aim of the workshop is to provide training for state information holders on how to deal with requests for free access to public information, and on the exceptions foreseen under the law. Moreover, the aim is to learn about the benefits of using the Law on Free Access to Public Information for media representatives, with demonstration of best practices by experts from European countries who will demonstrate their extensive years of experience in the area of free access to public information, specific cases which they have worked on, and their personal experience concerning the benefits of this law.

Speakers:

  1. Mr Alexander Kashumov Key Expert on Free Access to Public Information at IPA-funded project Promoting Transparency and Accountability in Public Administration (ProTracco), North Macedonia, Head of Legal Team at Access to Information Programme, Bulgaria
  2. Ms Anamarija Musa, PhD Associate Professor at the Faculty of Law University of Zagreb, Croatia
  3. Mr Anže Novak Prevention Advisor Information Commissioner of the Republic of Slovenia
  4. Ms Makfirete Morina Sulejmani Junior Associate in the Legal Department APRFAPI, North Macedonia
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