A chink of light appeared on the horizon in 1990 with the lrish Government's laudable comments on the adoption of the EC Directive 90/313 on Freedom of Access to Information on the Environment. This commendable approach was contained in the Government's Programme for Action during its EC Presidency and appeared to herald new beginnings. The Directive would come Into force on 1 January 1993.
"Freedom of Access to Information on the Environment - the Reality in Ireland,"
Irish Communication Review:
1, Article 8.
Available at: http://arrow.dit.ie/icr/vol5/iss1/8