By Matthew Burgess
Freedom of knowledge: a pragmatic consultant for united kingdom Journalists is written to notify, teach and encourage reporters at the investigative percentages provided via the liberty of data Act.
Covering precisely what the Act is, tips to make FOI requests and the way to take advantage of the Act to carry officers to account, Matt Burgess utilises professional evaluations, appropriate examples and top perform from newshounds and investigators operating with the liberty of data Act in any respect levels.
The booklet is brimming with illuminating and appropriate examples of the liberty of data Act getting used via newshounds, along quite a number priceless positive factors, including:
• end-of-chapter lists of guidance and studying points;
• sections addressing different parts of FOI requests;
• textual content bins on key options and cases;
• interviews with best modern newshounds and figures operating with FOI requests.
Supported by way of the net FOI listing (www.foidirectory.co.uk), Freedom of knowledge: a realistic advisor for united kingdom newshounds is a needs to learn for all those education or operating as reporters in this crucial device for investigating, researching and reporting.
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