This section provides descriptions of the curriculum that makes up the training.
FOI Training Workshop; Theme: The FOI as a tool of Accountability.
Day 1 – February 26th
|Session I||Opening Speech.
Introduction to the FOI Training; About TFP, YMonitor & the FOI Training.
|Bukonla Adebakin||09:00 – 09:30 AM/Zoom|
|Session II||The FOI Act.
Freedom Of Information Act (2011) and all you need to know.
|Samson Itodo||09:30 – 10:00 AM/Zoom|
|Q & A||Question and Answer||Kayode Odesanya||10:00 – 10:10 AM/Zoom|
|Break||–||–||10:10 – 10:20 AM/Zoom|
|Session III||The FOI Act as a tool of Accountability||Keynote: Yemi Ademolekun||10:20 – 10:50 AM/Zoom|
|Q & A||Question and Answer||Kayode Odesanya||10:50 – 11:00 AM/Zoom|
|Session IV||How to make a successful FOI Request: Using the YMonitor’s step-by-step guide; Sample Letter; The skills to leverage.||Usman Alabi||11:00 – 11:30 AM/Zoom|
|Q & A||Question and Answer||Kayode Odesanya||11:30 – 11:40 AM/Zoom|
|Break||–||–||11:40 – 11:50 AM/Zoom|
|Session V||Group Project.
Trainees are shared into (3) groups & are given an assignment on engaging public institutions; Writing an FOI Request Letter.
|Kayode Odesanya||11:50 – 12:00 PM/Zoom|
Day 2 – February 27th
|Session VI||How to make a successful FOI Request II: BudgIT’s experience||Seun Onigbinde||09:00 – 09:30 AM/Zoom|
|Q & A||Question and Answer||Kayode Odesanya||09:30 – 09:40 AM/Zoom|
|Session VII||Group Project Presentation:
Trainees shared into (3) groups would present their Request Letter & talk about their approach during their FOI application.
|Seun Onigbinde, Bukonla Adebakin, Usman Alabi, Damola Ibiyemi, Kayode Odesanya||09:40 – 10:10 AM/Zoom|
|Review and Q & A||Review of the group presentation||Kayode Odesanya||10:10 – 10:30 AM/Zoom|
|Session VIII||Certification & Induction As FOI Ambassadors||Bukonla Adebakin||10:30 – 10:50 AM/Zoom|
|Session IX||Closing Remarks.||Bukonla Adebakin||11:00 PM/Zoom|
Application Deadline is 12th of February, 2021.
Thank you for your interest. Applications are now closed.