- Ministry of Information
- Media Council of Malawi
Project Title: Campaign for Enactment of Legislation and Popularisation of the Contents of the Access to Information Bill
Grant Amount: £213,115
Project Duration: 2 Years
End Date: 31st August, 2015
Goal: Informed citizenry able to effectively participate in public policy and development.
Outcome: Access to information on rights, entitlements and responsibilities increased for the citizenry, particularly for the poor and excluded groups
- Approved ATI policy by cabinet and subsequent enactment of the Access to Information Bill by Parliament
- Enhanced knowledge and understanding of ATI amongst the general public to demand information as right
- Enhanced capacity of implementing institutions and partner organisations for effective implementation of the project and the ATI Bill once enacted.
- Improved networking and collaboration on the demand for ATI Legislation and its effective implementation amongst CSOs and all stakeholders