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Uganda Launches Portal To Support Citizens’ Right To Information

Uganda Launches Portal To Support Citizens’ Right To Information

    The Office of the Prime Minister (OPM) through the Ministry of Information and National Guidance launched on 14th August the Ask Your Government (AYG) online platform (www.askyourgov.ug) at the Imperial Royale Hotel, Kampala. AYG is an initiative of the OPM in partnership with Africa Freedom of Information Centre (AFIC) and... Read more

AFIC welcomes new Members

AFIC welcomes new Members

AFIC welcomes new Members Africa Freedom of Information Centre’s membership has grown from 27 to 34 following the approval of seven applicants by the Governing Council sitting on July 25, 2014 in Nairobi Kenya. The Governing Council considered eleven applications out which approved seven, requested the Secretariat to obtain additional information... Read more

Civil Society Demand: Human Rights must be at the Center of the Africa-European Union Relations

Civil Society Demand: Human Rights must be at the Center of the Africa-European Union Relations

Civil Society Demand: Human Rights must be at the Center of the Africa-European Union Relations The themes chosen for Africa-European Union April 2014 Summit reflect what a people-centred Partnership should be: a joint political commitment aimed at securing peace and prosperity for the people of Europe and Africa first and foremost... Read more

Africa Regional Access to Information Conference Concludes with Strong Recommendations

Africa Regional Access to Information Conference Concludes with Strong Recommendations

A two-day Africa Regional Conference on Freedom of Information Implementation bringing together over 100 state and non-state actors from Cote d’Ivoire, Kenya, Liberia, Niger, Nigeria, Sierra Leone, South Africa, Uganda and Zimbabwe, was held in Abuja, Nigeria. The conference discussed and identified some emerging positive trends and clear challenges impeding effective... Read more

Statement - African Platform on Access to Information

Statement - African Platform on Access to Information

The Working Group of the African Platform on Access to Information (APAI) met in Johannesburg, South Africa, on Wednesday, March 5 and Thursday, March 6, 2014. At the end of its meeting, the Working Group unanimously adopted and issued this Statement: 1. The Working Group calls on the African Union (AU) to... Read more

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Starts at: 28 Sep, 2014 (all-day)

Welcome!

Africa Freedom of Information Centre (AFIC) is 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.

On 22-23 September 2006, representatives of 30 civil society organisations from 16 countries in Africa met in Lagos to discuss ways to promote the right of access to information held by public authorities and, in particular, to share experiences regarding strategies for advancing the adoption of laws that fully protect this right. Read More...


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