Tag: Open Contracting

Sep 2019

“We were forcibly evicted and tortured by Uganda Police. We had to run for our precious lives, “ Hassan Serwaada, a Kasanda Gold Mining machinery operator, said in a community awareness dialogue. This dialogue was organised in the newly established Kasanda District by the Africa Freedom of Information Center (AFIC). Many people in Uganda can relate to Hassan’s story. During the community dialogue, women, youth and people with disabilities highlighted problems they face including lack of community participation, forceful evictions, inadequate compensation, torture, among other challenges. In spite of being essential to......

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February 23, 2018

AFIC is Recruiting M&E Coordinator

Africa Freedom of Information Centre (AFIC) seeks to recruit Monitoring and Evaluation Coordinator. Applications should be submitted by email to charity@africafoicentre.org with copy to info@africafoicentre.org by  Thursday close of business on March 1, 2018.  Please...

Government Welcomes AFIC’s Open Contracting Recommendations
December 28, 2017

Government Welcomes AFIC’s Open Contracting Recommendations

Mr. David Kiyingi, Commissioner responsible for Procurement Policy in Uganda’s Ministry of Finance, Planning and Economic Development has commended Africa Freedom of Information Centre (AFIC) for ground breaking findings which when implemented will go a...

October 31, 2017

Open Government Partnership (OGP)

The Open Government Partnership (OGP) was launched on September 20, 2011 by 8 founding governments (Brazil, Indonesia, Mexico, Norway, Philippines, South Africa,...

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