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Africa Freedom of Information Centre

We’re a pan-African NGO and resource centre that promotes the right of access to information through comparative research, coordinating regional advocacy, facilitating information-sharing and capacity building.

Open Contracting

Reviewing the current architecture of the open contracting agenda across Africa.

Access to Information

Every person in Africa should have and be able to enjoy the right of access to information.
Critical for Citizens and Governments

Our Vision

Africa Freedom of Information Centre is a membership civil society organization promoting the right of access to information. We strive to become reliable, dependable and all-round freedom of information support centre on the African continent.

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Countries with ATI Laws
Adopted Open Contracting

Over the course of the past 10 years, there have been many advances to the right of access to information in the region in which AFIC has played an important role.
Gilbert Sendugwa

Message from the Executive Director

We have been successful in influencing or using regional and international mechanisms to address national, regional and international situations of Freedom of Expression and Access to Information.

September 28, 2020

International Day for Universal Access to Information

The Latest News

More districts embrace open contracting in Uganda; registered on the Government Procurement Portal

On 03rd July 2020, the Local Governments of Lamwo, Serere, Kotido, and Yumbe registered for the first time on the…

AFIC makes recommendations to the Namibia Access to Information Bill

At the request of Namibia Media Trust (NMT), Africa Freedom of Information Centre (AFIC) provided comments and recommendations on Namibia’s…

Freedom of Information Bill passed into law in Zimbabwe

02 Jul 2020 The signing into law of the Freedom of Information Act as part of the processes of repealing…

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