Right To Information

The right to access information under international law and standards

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This course focuses on the right to access information under international law and standards and explores the intersection of this right with a range of other human rights, such as the right to truth, the right to health, and the right to privacy. It is designed for lawyers and legal practitioners, journalists and media workers, civil society activists, and anyone interested in learning about their rights as guaranteed under international law.  

Level: Basic

Language: Persian

Institute: Iran Academia

Reading: 2 h/w

With Instructor

Free

Length: 4 weeks

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Course Schedule

First Week: Right to Information Based on International Laws and Standards/strong>

  • Why is the right to access information important?
  • International laws and standards governing the right to access information
  • What principles should govern information access laws?
  • An overview of laws guaranteeing the right to access information worldwide
  • An overview of the right to access to information in the Middle East and North Africa

Second Week: Right to Information in Iran

  • A brief overview of the history of the right to access information in Iran’s legal system
  • Freedom of Information Act – Does it comply with international laws and standards?
  • Practical advice on access to information requests

Third Week: Intersection of the Right to Access Information with Other Human Rights Issues

  • The right to access information and the right to freedom of expression
  • The right to access information and the right to privacy
  • The right to access information and the right to know the truth about human rights violations and international crimes

Fourth Week: Intersection of the Right to Access Information with Other Human Tights Issues

  • The right to access information and the right to health
  • The right to access information and the right to a healthy and sustainable environment
  • Case study: Right to access to information and healthy environment – Brazilian Jungle Law

Course Completion Certificate

Certi Ec02Fe4967 16 April 2024
دریافت گواهی رسمی پایان دوره با امضای مدرس دوره، دسترسی به گواهی پایان دوره با لینک دائم و یکتا قابل اشتراک گذاری در قسمت گواهینامه‌های لینکداین، امکان افزودن نسخه چاپی گواهی پایان دوره به رزومه

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