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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Fact Checking sessions are over

On April 23, the last, third part of the series of workshops "Fact-checking for officials" was summed up, which was attended by representatives of government bodies and regional administrations.


The officials are checking the facts

Forty officials from twenty government agencies were involved in this weeks' workshop from series of "Fact-checking for officials".



On 14 April 2021, Arman Tatoyan, the RA Human Rights Defender announced that Ani Gevorgyan, a journalist from the website, had applied to him informing that she had received threats in different social media in connection with the performance by her of her professional journalistic activities. In particular, several users had disseminated a photo of her and her child along with insulting and degrading texts.


Armenia's progress in Beneficial ownership

Shushan Doydoyan's speech on the Armenia's progress in BO at the kick off meeting "Community of Practice on Beneficial Ownership in EaP" organized by OGP.


Our profession can be rewarding and life changing

The last meeting of the series of online meetings entitled "Conflict Reporting and Safety of Journalists" was intended for current journalists. Documentary-photographer Vudi Xhymshiti from Great Britain, New Zealand military reporter Thomas Mutch and FOICA President Shushan Doydoyan were the speakers of the meeting.