About Us

DEWAE (Innovation Beacon) the Innovations Support Program is the initiative of Ministry of Communications and Information Technology (MCIT), Afghanistan which is funded by the World Bank and implemented in partnership of Afghanistan Information Management Services (AIMS).

The central theme of the DEWAE program is the development of an innovation culture through the use of ICTs and mobile technology in the country. DEWAE is mainly expected to address problems and challenges faced in delivering government services efficiently and effectively and developing innovative ways for the government to reach its constituents and deliver services to them, using ICT and mobile technologies as enabling tools. It is expected that the development of innovative ICT and mobile technology based solutions will address various governance and public service challenges and will help to strengthen the culture of Innovation in the country and be an effective catalyst for sustained development of the country’s ICT industry sector.