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FOI(2010) 1 Legal Framework
The legal framework of freedom of information in Burkina Faso is established by its Constitution of 1991 as amended in 1997, 2000 and 2002, as a fundamental right to all citizens of Burkina Faso.
FOI(2010) 2Right to information
FOI(2010) 3Constitutional right
According to Article 8 of the Constitution (1991), the right to information is guaranteed to every person but the constitution is not specific on how the right of information would be implemented.
FOI(2010) 4Legislation
No relevant legal provision.
FOI(2010) 5Right to appeal
No relevant legal provision.
FOI(2010) ExtraCourt decisions
No relevant legal provision.