Categories
Legal reform

Denmark to revive transparency dossier

The Danish presidency which took over on 1 January, will attempt to make further progress with the embattled transparency dossier.

Categories
Research

Access to Documents in the EU Workshop

Practitioners, watchdogs and activists speak up on EU transparency.

Categories
Implementation Legal reform

EP Passes First Reading on Revision Procedure of Public Access to Documents Regulation

Yesterday, the European Parliament formally passed its first reading in the revision procedure on Regulation 1049/2001.

Categories
Implementation Legal reform News reports

Dutch Access to Documents (WOB) Controversy

Not only in the EU is a debate (or should we say, battle) still ongoing over the meaning and usefulness of transparency. Also in the Netherlands has a member of government sought to reopen a fundamental discussion on the current WOB-regime.