FOL organizes a training for legal and informing officials about the Law on Access to Public Documents

Prishtina, March 25, 2011-Movement FOL today organized training for legal and information officials from 13 municipalities of Kosovo on the Law on Access to Public Documents and laws related to its implementation such as: Law on Classification of Information, law on Protection of Personal data and Law on the Ombudsman.

Law on Access to Public Documents, which has replaced the law of 2003, the Law on access to official documents, became applicable in November 1 last year. Movement FOL was a member of the working group to draft the new law that advances the right of citizens to access official information.

This training was organized within the project “Increasing the transparency of public institutions of Kosovo ‘which is supported by BTD – Balkan Trust of Democracy.