2013 - Brazilian Evaluation on Access to Environmental Information by Costa de Oliveira, Monebhurrun and Freitas
The criteria for the assessment are classified in : a)time; b) content (document, policy or procedure/operation); c) form (written, visual, sound or electronic). The study concentrated on the analysis of effective right to access to environmental information.
20 requests made, the following were verified: precision of information given, time to reply and articulation between active and passive transparency.
Seven request were sent to the Ministry of the Environment, eight requests to IBAMA and six to Public Ministry.