The FOI Research Team, in collaboration with the FOI Project Management Office of the Government of the Philippines, released the latest version of the Assessing Information Disclosure Practices for FOI Compliance (AID-FOI) Tool. The tool, developed with funding support from HIVOS, is used to assess whether the conditions within an agency are appropriate for FOIContinue reading “FOI Research Team Publishes AID FOI Tool”
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How is the Philippines’ Department of Health providing access to contracting data?
As the main health agency in the Philippines, DOH is responsible for making quality basic health services available to every Filipino. It is also mandated to enforce standards and regulations in the provision of health goods and services. Although health services were devolved with the passage of the Local Government Code in 1991, DOH remainsContinue reading “How is the Philippines’ Department of Health providing access to contracting data?”
Research Team Publishes Department of Transportation Case Study on FOI
Step Up Consulting, with the support of HIVOS, and in partnership with the FOI – Project Management Office (FOI-PMO) of the GOP, conducted a research in 2019 to answer the following questions: What are the barriers that make the provision of contracting data difficult to FOI requesters? What are the gaps in data management systemsContinue reading “Research Team Publishes Department of Transportation Case Study on FOI”
DPWH Case Study on FOI
One of the agencies that the research focused on was the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH). DWPH functions as the Government of the Philippines’ engineering and construction arm tasked to ensuring the safety of all infrastructure facilities and securing for all public works and highways the highest efficiency and quality in construction. AsContinue reading “DPWH Case Study on FOI”