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 10 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.

Information request

This sample of Information request will help you to write your request correctly and due to the RA Law on "Freedom of Information". It is developed by the FOICA.

Recent news
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Black list - 2014, the 3rd quarter

These officials have violated the people’s access to information right in the 3rd quarter of 2014


Success Story 21

Due to cooperating with the Freedom of Information Center the RA Police have made essential progress towards freedom of information and transparency.


Recipients of the Golden Key and Rusty Lock announced

Freedom of Information Center announces for the 12th time the recipients of the "Golden Key and Rusty Lock" awards on 26 September 2014 in Yerevan. The award ceremony was devoted to the International Right to Know Day.


Freedom of information, insult and defamation: IDC held a working discussion

On September 13-14, 2014 the Information Disputes Council held a working discussion with lawyers and journalists. The agenda included issues related to freedom of information, defamation and insult, as well as copyright protection in electronic media.


FOI Center of Armenia Issues Comprehensive Evaluation

Using a new and comprehensive assessment tool, the Freedom of Information Center of Armenia has evaluated and compared the level of transparency and openness of the Armenian government bodies.