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Our new documentary films and reports profile the need for strong access to information laws in the Middle East and North Africa.
Lebanon is set to become the 95th country to adopt an access to information law that would empower its citizens to participate and question public and political affairs more closely.
Nearly 50 prominent bloggers from Egypt, Morocco, Palestine and Yemen are meeting in Morocco to bridge the gap between online activism and the grassroots.
Contraband networks dealing in drugs, guns and other illicit goods have begun trading a new ‘commodity’: people. This modern day form of slavery, known as human trafficking, is estimated to affect between 2.4 to 12 million victims around the world. Corruption is the grease that illicitly enables their movement within and across countries. Corruption is a constant companion to human trafficking and the suffering that it brings.