Following the police brutality against Diego Dumont, as he exercised his right to record a video of a police action, the Belgian League of Human Rights (LDH) has requested a serious and independent investigation.
At the Greste Baltic Freedom of Speech Awards, held on 6 November, the Lithuanian journalistic community as a whole was honored for its efforts in combatting the state’s attempts to limit public information. Also...
A journalist for a local Polish newspaper has had charges of trespassing dismissed after he had gone to a veterinary clinic to investigate the conditions in which homeless cats were kept at the clinic. The latest...
A new study reveals that suspects don't understand their rights and, as a result, can't enjoy them effectively.
After finally adopting a proper freedom of information act, Italy improved its right to information rating - but only in theory, as in practice there is still much to be done to ensure freedom of information.
Press freedom in Turkey is under extreme pressure after the government prohibits TV channels from broadcasting news about terrorist attacks.
Italy has risen to 54th place from 97th in the Global Right to Information Rating thanks to the Freedom Of Information Act (FOIA), a new law introduced in May 2016 that will enter into force on December 23, 2016. The...
Getting statistics from all maternity hospitals in the Czech Republic on number of births, caesarean sections, and women injured during labor proves quite difficult. One mother has been trying for two years.
The Panama Papers scandal has reopened the debate about transparency and freedom of information in Europe, where accessing company data is often either impossible or extremely costly.
HRMI presented "The Right of Access to Information in Lithuania: Challenges and Opportunities," the very first survey of its kind in Lithuania meant for residents wishing to better understand and protect their right of access to information.