Thursday, January 12, 2006

FOIA for Morocco...

Morocco wants a freedom of information law...

Upon the invitation by NDI and the Parliamentary Caucus, I attended in a Seminar on FOI in Rabat on November 6, 2005... The goal was to help support efforts by interested parties in beginning or advocating for the drafting of freedom of information legislation. As the representative of www.BilgiEdinmeHakki.Org , I tried to share what we experienced here in Turkey within the first two years of the Turkish FOIA...

Picture: Tansug and David Banisar, the Director, FOI Project, Privacy International...

John Palfrey Appointed Harvard Law School Clinical Professor of Law

At the end of last semester the Faculty of Harvard Law School voted to appoint John Palfrey as a Clinical Professor of Law. This appointment recognizes the enormous contributions John has made since becoming the Berkman Center’'s Executive Director in 2002. Everyone at Berkman - its faculty, fellows, staff, and friends - is extremely proud of John'’s extraordinary achievements and wish their intrepid leader, known for his equal measures of brilliance, commitment, kindness, and modesty, the best in this exciting new phase of his career.
Keep reading:
http://cyber.law.harvard.edu/home/home?wid=10&func=viewSubmission&sid=883