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RIGHT TO KNOW - FREE ACCESS TO INFORMATION

RIGHT TO KNOW - FREE ACCESS TO INFORMATION

Open Myanmar Initiative initiated through analysis of existing Right to Know legislation in various countries, including the legislation, which is currently in progress. This is highly needed to have a solid basis for further discussions and legislative preparatory works on Right to Know.

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OMI GUEST LECTURES

OMI GUEST LECTURES

OMI organizes the public debates on the important current topics at our OMI center and plan to organize them also in different Myanmar regions and ethnic states. We have already started inviting guests for discussion seminars, which can include also screening of documentaries – those events are open to general public and Medias and information will be regularly available at the OMI Website. Our public debates program grows very strong and contributes considerably to spreading the information about OMI´s activities to the larger public.

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OMI PRESS CONFERENCES

OMI PRESS CONFERENCES

The press conference was attended by about 80 local journalists. Findings and recommendations of the report continuously made headlines in local media for more than week. About 50 journalists from local media attended the press conference. Some key findings of the report made headlines in local media including Daily Eleven, 7Day News, Mizzima and etc.

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Open Parliament Event Myanmar 2014

Open Parliament Event Myanmar 2014

As part of Global Legislative Openness Week 2014 anchored by National Democratic Institute and the Chilean Congress, the Open Myanmar Initiative organized a two-day event at its office building on 20-21 July, 2014.

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