Access To Information (ATI) & Right To Know (RTK) are not only about promoting and protecting rights to information but is equally concerned with promoting and protecting communication to voice one’s views, to participate in democratic. governance, development and decision making processes that take place at all levels (community, national, regional and global) and to set priorities for action. 
ATI / RTI portends and champions that;
“citizens access regular, timely and accurate information on matters that concern them so that they get empowered to effectively make informed decisions and take action” ​​