State of Access to Information in Liberia

Liberia’s passage of the Freedom of Information Act 2010 was an epoch-making event as it signaled a clean break from the past that had entrenched a culture of opacity in dealing with public resources. At least this was the spirit behind the crafting of a law to serve as a tool of empowerment for the citizenry to participate in the governance of the country.

This report by AFEX member in Liberia, the Center for Media Studies and Peacebuilding examines how Liberia’s Freedom of Information Act is being implemented. Kindly click here to read the report.