Place: Medialab-Prado · Plaza de las Letras, C/ Alameda, 15 Madrid
We recommend to come 15 minutes in advance due to limited seating.
The right to access to public information is an important subject, given that it enables improved efficacy of public administrations and decreases corruption. It is one of the major differences between mature democracies and others.
In Spain, we are lacking a Law of Transparency allowing access to public information, something that already exists in other countries in our area. Curiously, a decaffeinated draft was filtered to the media several months ago but no more has been heard about this law. For now, the government has sidelined it.
- Daniel Montero, investigative journalist from Interviú and author of the books titled La casta and La correa al cuello
- Victoria Anderica, coordinator of Access Info Europe projects
- Ignacio Escolar, journalist and writer
- Eva Moraga, lawyer and founder of Por & Para - Asesoría, training and advisors for the visual arts.
- Juan Freire, biologist, university professor and expert in the net society.
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