ATI advocates celebrate Cabinet approval of Malawi’s draft ATI Bill

ATI advocates celebrate Cabinet approval of Malawi’s draft ATI Bill
19 Feb 2016

A coalition of access to information advocates have lauded Cabinet for approving Malawi’s draft Access to Information Bill. The coalition comprising MISA Malawi, the Journalists Union of Malawi (JUMA), Citizens for Justice (CFJ) and the Open Democracy Advice Centre (ODAC) made the following statement at a press conference on February 19, 2016.

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MISA is a regional non-governmental organisation with members in 11 of the Southern Africa Development Community (SADC) countries. Officially launched in September 1992, MISA focuses primarily on the need to promote free, independent and pluralistic media, as envisaged in the 1991 Windhoek Declaration.

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Enquiries:

MISA Malawi

Thom Khanje (Chairperson)

Tel: +265 888879 329

Email: thomkhanje@yahoo.com

Aubrey Chikungwa (National Director)

Tel: +265999327311

Email: info@misamalawi.org

 

MISA Regional Secretariat

Email: info@misa.org

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