Name : Fola Adeleke

Professional Title : Head of Research

Affiliation : Open Democracy Advice Centre

Country : South Africa

Title of Presentation : Freedom of Information:  An Essential Foundation for the Protection of Other Fundamental Rights

Short Bio : Fola Adeleke is the head of research of the Open Democracy Advice Centre in Cape Town. He holds a LLB and LLM degree from the University of Cape Town and is currently a doctoral Candidate at Wits University. His research interest focuses on transparency and information disclosure in the private sector and works primarily for ODAC on advancing the right of access to information in the African region.