FOI Curriculum

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 Activities Speakers Time/Channel
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 Activities Speakers Time/Channel
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

Deadline

Application Deadline is 12th of February, 2021.
Thank you for your interest. Applications are now closed.