The acting national coordinator of Non-State Actors (NSAs), Mr Salieu Turay says accessing information aids and enhances their work in the country. Mr Turay made this statement on Thursday 4th March, at a Needs Assessment Result Sharing and Training of Trainers held at Garden State, Makeni , as part of the work of the consultant of a RAIC/World Bank project titled: RAIC Needs Assessment in Proactive Disclosure of Information.
In its drive to popularize Right to Access Information Act of 2013 to ensure compliance, the Right to Access information Commission RAIC with support from the Open Society Initiative for West Africa OSIWA has on Thursday 25th February held a round table for professional interest groups at the Atlantic Lumley Hotel, Aberdeen in Freetown.
Five Pilot Ministries, Department and Agencies (MDAs) have presented inventories of datasets aligned with various key SDGs held by their ministries at a one-day result-sharing conference organised by The Right to Access Information Commission (RAIC) with support from the World Bank on Thursday 28th January 2021 at the Family Kingdom Resort in Freetown.
OPINION: In recent days, Audit Sierra Leone has inspired the wanton generation of grossly irresponsible headlines in our national newspapers that are as bold as they are misleading: “5 billion dollars stolen” (it turns out that is a vile lie: Sierra Leone does not have 5 billion dollars lying anywhere to be stolen by anyone.
The Right to Access Information Commission (RAIC) has joined other countries across the globe to commemorate the International Day for Universal Access to Information (IDUAI). The proclamation of 28th September every year as IDUAI has created the platform for citizens, civil society organizations and partners to reflect on the significance of data access.
“Let me commend the organizers for doing a great job.” “Thankfully, President Ernest Bai Koroma has laid the foundation exemplifying a good leadership. He has created the platform in promoting democratic good governance...
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