Research into mySociety’s online Freedom of Information platform, Alaveteli

and other online FOI platforms

Abstract

This research answers one overarching question: In what circumstances, if any, can the Freedom of Information tools mySociety builds be shown to have measurable impacts on the ability of citizens to exert power over under-performing institutions?

Documents

Critical success factors and recommendations pdf

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Main report, based on qualitative research into FOI sites around the world

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Literature review

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Cite this

Bailur, S. and Longley, T. (2014). Research into mySociety’s online Freedom of Information platform, Alaveteli. [online] mySociety Research. Available at: http://research.mysociety.org/publications/mysocietys-online-freedom-of-information-platform [Accessed 20 Aug 2017].