Issued by Right2Know Campaign, 29 August 2014 In a strange twist the Western Cape High Court dismissed SANRAL’s application to keep the documents and proceedings concerning the proposed tolling of the N1 and N2 in the province secret, but explained that the court rules mean that the file is not open to the public anyway. […]Read more »
Info Access Now!
The R2K Campaign is committed to the free flow of information for all – the right to access and share information lies at the centre of all grassroot struggles for access to information.
Wherever possible we will support member organisations and communities in asserting their rights to access information and freedom of expression.
This is an update to R2K Western Cape’s involvement, with Section 16 and ODAC, in a legal dispute where SANRAL is seeking to keep information about tolling hidden from the public, alleging “commercial confidentiality”. Following agreement with Protea Parkways Consortium (PPC), the 6th respondent in the matter, a court order consented to by all the […]Read more »
Issued by R2K Western Cape R2K Western Cape rejects SANRAL’s refusal to allow even limited transparency in the matter of proposed e-tolls in the Western Cape. After the Right2Know Campaign, Section 16 and ODAC intervened today, it appeared that the parties would compromise on releasing a redacted version of the court papers – withholding information […]Read more »
Issued by R2K Western Cape R2K will picket at the Cape High Court on Monday 4 August, 10am-12pm The Right2Know Campaign is one of the organisations challenging SANRAL’s attempt to hide information about its proposal to put tolls on the N1 and N2. (Read more here.) This relates to a legal dispute between SANRAL and […]Read more »
Issued by Section 16 and the Right2Know Campaign The Right2Know Campaign and Section 16 seek to intervene urgently in a secrecy application brought by SANRAL and Protea Parkways Consortium (PPC) to have certain court documents and parts of the court hearings kept secret from the public and the media. The secrecy application will be heard by […]Read more »