Kampala March 12, 2017
Under the auspices of the African Union (AU)-European Union (EU) Partnership, Africa Freedom of Information Centre (AFIC) will host a major Pan-African Conference on Freedom of Expression in Africa.
The conference will be held from March 25-26, 2017 at the Commonwealth Speke Resort, Munyonyo and will be... Read more
Africa Freedom of Information Centre (AFIC) in partnership with the Open Contracting Partnership and Hivos are pleased to present the Open Contracting in Uganda: A Scoping Study. This report presents the state of (1) disclosure of open data, documents, and information about the planning, procurement, and management of public contracts;... Read more
Open Contracting Initiative in Uganda reflect trends of improvement in the public disclosure process.
In every country, nearly everyone will know or have experienced a contract which has either not been executed properly or citizens have lost money due to collusion, corruption, delays, cost escalation or conflicts. Open contracting seeks to... Read more
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
STOP IMPUNITY AGAINST FREEDOM OF EXPRESSION PRACTIONERS
Africa Freedom of Information Centre condemns the impunity against freedom of expression practitioners in Africa and World over. Over the years we have witnessed increased attack on freedom of expression through killings, harassment and intimidation of journalists in particular. This is quite... Read more
Africa Freedom of Information Centre (AFIC) on October 28, 2016 urged the African Commission on Human and Peoples’ Rights (ACHPR) to urgently carry out a study the state of impunity against journalists in Africa as a means to advance citizens access to information in Africa. While addressing the 59th Ordinary... Read more