As the international community marks its first Universal Access to Information day, there was significant progress in 2016 on official policy among Southeast Asian countries on freedom of information (FOI) as two countries – Vietnam and the Philippines – passed new policies enabling the right.
On 22 May 2016, it will be the second anniversary of the last military coup in Thailand and two years… Read More
When it was first launched in 1996, Malaysia’s Multimedia Super Corridor (MSC) was designed to turn the country into an… Read More
The Republic of the Philippines is an archipelago of more than 7,100 islands spread over 300,000 square km. It is… Read More
Since 1975, the Communist Party of Vietnam has solely ruled Vietnam, which has resulted in an extremely weak civil society,… Read More
There is yet any hint of official recognition of the public right-to-know in Burma, after half a century of military… Read More
SEAPA’s Right to Know Series: Access to Information in Southeast Asia [See country reports on Cambodia, Indonesia, Malaysia, Myanmar (Burma)… Read More
SEAPA’s Right to Know Series: Access to Information in Southeast Asia [See country reports on Cambodia, Indonesia,and Thailand] The push… Read More