Access Info Europe

Access Info Europe is a NGO dedicated to promoting and protecting the right of access to information in Europe and globally as a tool for defending civil liberties and human rights, for facilitating public participation in decision-making and for holding governments accountable.

Article 19

Article 19 is a NGO that creates and facilitates campagins to advance the rights of freedom of expression and access to information around the world. Article 19 provides legal knowledge and representation to those who require it, gathers information and shares knowledge. is a portal for filing requests for access to information with European Union public bodies, developed by Access Info Europe.

Centre for Law and Democracy

The Centre for Law and Democracy works to promote, protect and develop those human rights which serve as the foundation for or underpin democracy, including the rights to freedom of expression, to vote and participate in governance, to access information and to freedom of assembly and association.

Commonwealth Human Rights Initiative

The Commonwealth Human Rights Initiative is an NGO dedicated to promoting awareness of, and adherence to, the Harare Commonwealth Declaration, the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, and other internationally recognised human rights instruments, as well as domestic instruments supporting human rights in Commonwealth member states. It has a special programme dedicated to advancing the right to information. is a virtual resource on freedom of information providing the latest news on the right to information, examples of best practice, ideas for successful campaign strategies, details of new and amended acts and links to the efforts of freedom of information activists from around the world.

Freedom of Information Advocates Network (FOIAnet)

The Freedom of Information Advocates Network is an international information-sharing network of organisations and individuals including CSO representatives, lawyers, academics and information commissioners working to promote the right of access to information.

Global Integrity

Global Integrity champions transparent and accountable government around the world by producing innovative research and technologies that inform, connect, and empower civic, private, and public reformers seeking more open societies.

Global Transparency Initiative

The Global Transparency Initiative (GTI) is a network of civil society organisations promoting openness in the International Financial Institutions (IFIs), such as the World Bank, the IMF, the European Investment Bank and Regional Development banks. brings together information on the constitutional and legal framework for the right of access to information as well case law from more than 80 countries, organised and analysed by topic.

The Access Initiative

The Access Initiative is a network of civil society organisations dedicated to ensuring that local communities have the rights and abilities to gain access to information and to participate in decisions that affect their lives and their environment.