#FOInow - updates

Rappler's latest stories on #FOInow


FOI to take effect on Nov 25: What you need to know

Nov 23, 2016 - 8:14 PM

Interested citizens can request for official records by going straight to agencies or by visiting the eFOI portal at foi gov ph

EXCEPTIONS. PCOO Assistant Secretary Kris Ablan explains to the participants of the Open Data Workshop the list of exceptions to be adopted for the FOI executive order on November 23, 2016 at the Rappler HQ. Photo by Aika Rey/Rappler

Freedom of Information bill moves to House plenary

Nov 24, 2014 - 3:47 PM

The House committee on public information votes 10 3 to approve the proposed Freedom of Information Act; The bill now moves to the plenary for deliberations

Palace: 'Spirit of FOI' already in effect

Aug 03, 2014 - 4:10 PM

Malacanang also dispels speculations the FOI bill ranks 18th in the list of priority bills

NO MORE DELAYS. The Right to Know, Right Now! Coalition launches an online signature campaign for the immediate passage of the Freedom of Information Bill (FOI) on May 14, 2014 at Balay Kalinaw, UP Diliman. Photo by Mark Salvador/Rappler

Poe: DAP controversy shows need for FOI

Jul 21, 2014 - 3:43 PM

Senator Grace Poe says having an FOI law would have compelled the DBM to release complete information on DAP early on not after the fact

AUTOMATIC DISCLOSURE. FOI advocates like Senator Grace Poe say a Freedom of Information bill could have clarified the nature of the projects the DAP funded. Photo by Ayee Macaraig/Rappler