ICIC

Access to Information Commission of Afghanistan

Territory: Afghanistan 
Continent: Asia
Scope:  Federal
Competence: ATI / RTI only

Year established: 2014 

Number of staff: 51
Head of authority:  Mr. Ainuddin Bahadury was born in Afghanistan.
 
He joined civil society in 2008. He worked as defense lawyer, Afghan legal consultant, implementation manager with World Bank and Ministry of Justice. He thought law at University and had been executive directorate of Afghanistan’s Lawyers Union for 7 years. He was member and deputy of Oversight Commission on Access to Information from 2014-2019. Now, Mr. Bahadury is serving as the chairperson in Access to Information Commission of Afghanistan. 
 
He has completed two Masters; one on Legal Disciplines from Italy and MPPA from Kabul University, Afghanistan. 
Relevant Laws
 
The right to information is guaranteed in Article 50th of constitution, for more info please check the link.
Contact details:
 
Address: Kabul Afghanistan, Shar-e Naw, 10th Police District, 6th street of Qalae Fat-hullah   
Telephone:  0093789605973
Website: https://aic.gov.af