Marking the International Day for Universal Access to Information

The Agency for Information and Privacy (AIP), on the occasion of the International Day for Universal Access to Information, which is marked on September 28, starts the information week with the motto “Now is Easier”, which will be marked with activities in the seven most municipalities Kosovo.

This initiative of the Agency for Information and Privacy and nine civil society organizations (IKD, FOL, CIVIKOS, INPO, EC më ndryshe, CBM, KCIC, YMCA and Syri i Vizionit) aims only to inform citizens about their rights for Access to Public Documents, a right guaranteed by the Constitution of the Republic of Kosovo and the Law on Access to Public Documents

Planned activities during the Information Week:

 

Prishtinë/Priština, 28 September 2021  

Roundtable discussion on topics:

  • Freedom of Information under the Supervision of the Agency for Information and Privacy (AIP – 10 min);
  • Technology in the Service of Freedom of Information (NGO – 10 min); TBC
  • Challenges of Implementing the Right to Access Public Documents (Journalism & NGOs – 10 min); TBC
  • Law on Access to Public Documents – Strengths and Weaknesses (NGO ‘IKD’ – 10 min);
  • Specific Cases of Denied Access (NGO ‘FOL’ – 10 min);

 

Promotional / informational activities:

 

Tuesday, September 28, 2021

Prishtinë/ Priština

Time: 11:00 – 14:00

Place: ‘Zahir Pajaziti’ Square and ‘Skenderbeu’ Square, Prishtinë/ Priština – OJQ FOL, IKD, CIVKOS

 

Wednesday, September 29, 2021

Pejë/Peć

Time: 11:00 – 13:00

Place:  City square near the Hotel ‘Dukagjini’, Peja – NGO ‘SYRI I VIZIONIT’

MitrovicëMitrovica

Time: 12:00 – 14:00

Place:  City square, Mitrovica – NGO ‘CMB MITROVICA’

 

Thursday, September 30, 2021

Promotional / informative activity

Prizren

Time:11:00 – 13:00

Place: City square – Shadërvani, Prizren – NGO ‘EC MA NDRYSHE’

Gjakovë/Đakovica

Time:12:00 – 14:00

Place: City square in front of the Hotel ‘Pashtriku’, Gjakovë/Đakovica – NGO ‘YMCA’

 

Friday, 01 October 2021

Ferizaj/Uroševac

Time: 11:00 – 13:00

Place: ‘Adem Jashari, square, Ferizaj/Uroševac – NGO ‘INPO’ at Ferizaj/Uroševac square

Gjilan/Gnjilane

Time: 12:00 – 14:00

Place: ‘Rexhep Mala’ square, Gjilan/Gnjilane – NGO ‘KCIC’ at Gjilan/Gnjilane square

 

In all these activities will be attending the Commissioner for Information and Privacy, Ms. Krenare Sogojeva Dermaku.