The purpose of this workshop is to bring participants through the different aspects of hte consolidated version of the Act to explore with them the implications for their organizations. By the end of the workshop, participants will feel more confident when dealing with an application for information under Fol.
History and origins of freedom of information (Fol)
Benefits and Aims of the Act
Handling Requests for Information
What Records can be requested
How are applications processed?
Grounds for refusal of requests
Making a decision and movements of reasons
Processes for handling request-Injury tests
Release of Information-stage release, Proof of Identify, deferral
Understanding the Public Interest
For whom: Journalist, Confidential Secretaries, Manager, Directors, Lawyers Supervision, and Administrative Officers.
The training methodology combines lectures, discussions, group exercises and illustrations. Participants will gain both theoretical and practical knowledge of the topics. The emphasis is on the practical application of the topics and as a result participants will go back to the workplace with both the ability and the confidence to apply the techniques learned to their duties
|Alpha Partners Professional Training Conference Centre. 200, Muritala Mohammed Way (3rd Floor) Opposite Adekunle BRT Bus-stop, Yaba - Lagos.
||May 09 - 12 May, 2017
|NGN 100,000.00||(per participant to cover workshop literature and materials, executive bag, tea/coffee, lunch, photograph and certificate.)|
Chris Onwuasigwe, FCA 08033045484
3-5 Participants - 5% discount allowed, 5 and above number of participants - 10% discount allowed.
A distinguished team of facilitators who are eminently qualified professionals has been assembled to lead discussions in course of the workshop.