African Union

Name of law: African Union Draft Model Law
First adopted: 2010


It is important to note that many of our critiques of this law are that it is, in areas, too strong, such as allowing for overly onerous requirements or giving unrealistically broad powers to the oversight mechanism (you can read the full analysis at The RTI Rating Tool was not designed to measure these kinds of deficiencies, resulting in a score that does not always accurately reflect where the model law´s deficiencies lie.