Freedom of Information Center of Armenia.

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The main mission of FOICA is to defend the people's constitutional right to have access to information. "Freedom of Information Center of Armenia" non-governmental organization (FOICA) was founded on July 1st, 2001. The mission of FOICA is to contribute to the transparency and openness of the government system and to stimulate civil society's involvement in the governance system.

Success Stories

Success stories of the Freedom of Information Center's 17 year's history.

Court Cases

Here we present complete picture of judicial practice in the field of freedom of information: all court cases on FOI, with related documents: Information requests, court decisions, etc.

Black List

Black list of those officials and institutions which infringed people’s right to access to information, quarterly composed by the FOI Center. The List is also published in the bulletin and Armenian print media.

Informed Armenia project

This project seeks to ensure that journalists and civil society organisations produce and share easy-to-understand information.

Recent news
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25.10.2019

Terms of Reference: Final Evaluation of the EU-co-funded project in Armenia

Terms of Reference: Final Evaluation of the EU-co-funded project in Armenia “Access to Information and Investigative Journalism for Better Informed Citizens”

17.10.2019

United Nations Proclaims 28 September as the International Day of Universal Access to Information

Madrid, 16 October 2019 – In an historic moment for the right of access to information, the United Nations General Assembly has proclaimed 28 September of each year as the International Day of the Universal Right of Access to Information.

11.10.2019

The public has the right to know who stands behind a media outlet.

"The public has the right to know who stands behind a media outlet. The media should be honest with their audience and publish the names of their beneficial owners"

27.09.2019

Deputy Prime Minister Tigran Avinyan receives President of Freedom of Information Center of Armenia

On September 27, Deputy Prime Minister Tigran Avinyan received Shushan Doydoyan, President of Freedom of Information Center of Armenia and Mane Madoyan, Coordinator of Freedom of Information Civic Initiative.

26.09.2019

International Right to Know Day: Press Release

September 28 is the International Freedom of Information Day. In this regard, Freedom of Information Center of Armenia summarizes the priority issues and urgent tasks in the field of Freedom of Information in Armenia from May 2018 till now and draws the attention of the Government and civil society to them.