R2K has filed access to information requests to the Government Technical Advisory Centre (GTAC) for findings from research done into Russian nuclear vendor company, Rosatom, and the economic feasibility of different energy-generation technologies. This week, new minister of Energy, David Mahlobo, speaking at a briefing with the Portfolio Committee on Energy in Parliament, announced an […]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.
Right2Know Submission on the Critical Infrastructure Protection Bill 1 Introduction The Critical Infrastructure Protection Bill (the Bill) seeks to replace the apartheid-era National Key Points Act, on the back of growing criticism of the Act and its questionable constitutionality. This Bill follows a promised review of the Act, initiated by former Police Minister Nathi Mthethwa […]Read more »
People’s Tribunal on Economic Crime in South Africa Constitutional Hill, Johannesburg Arms Hearings: 3-7 February 2018 Press Release – Postponement & Adjudicator Announcement The People’s Tribunal on Economic Crime in South Africa’s Organising Committee has taken the decision to postpone the first hearings on the arms trade to 3-7 February 2018. The postponement will […]Read more »
19 October 2017 Complaint: Massive Breach of Personal Information To Adv. Pansy Tlakula, Chairperson: Information Regulator This week, the public learned of what is probably the single biggest data breach in South African history. This letter serves as an official complaint to the Information Regulator, with a request for your urgent investigation and finding. On […]Read more »
Year after year, the Access to Information Network’s Shadow Report on the state of access to information in South Africa has demonstrated poor levels of compliance with the Promotion of Access to Information Act, 2000 by government, state-owned entities (SoEs) and private companies. Today the Access to Information Network releases its annual Shadow report for […]Read more »