This law has the following objectives:
a) To promote and ensure thefulfillment of public institutions’ obligations of broadly providing and disseminating information to the public;
b) To ensure public participations in political, economic, social, and cultural affairs of the nation, as described in article 35 of the Constitution of the Kingdom of Cambodia;
c) To provide information to the public as part of anawarenessofresponsibilities, activities, actions and decisions taken by the Royal Government of the Kingdom of Cambodia in order tostrengthen accountability and truth before the public;
d) To assist the public in following up the public institutions’ working activities to ensure that public funds shall be used as planned;
e) To promote the good management of various documents and databases of public institutions so as to make policies of providing services to the public;
f) To encourage public institutions to fulfill their duties with good quality, effectiveness, transparency, and accountability;
g) To reducethe confidential information as much as possible.