The mandate of Ministry of Communication and IT (MCIT) is to provide high quality communication, IT and postal services for the Afghan people at affordable prices. The ministry has been actively advocating for a positive change in the society by connecting the Afghan people to knowledge and resources, which will enable them to improve the quality of their lives. The Afghan government aims to establish a stable and democratic political environment, rule of law, and a favorable regulatory environment for business.
|.||To deliver the Telecom and IT services to remote areas throughout the country|
|.||To supply high speed internet to the people in Afghanistan|
|.||To design, develop and deploy the technical platform of the National Identity Card (NID) and provide technical assistance to the Ministry of Interior (MoI) on the successful implementation of project"|
|.||To extend the fiber optic network in the country|
|.||To replace the existing analogue television (TV) broadcasting systems by digital TV broadcasting systems in the country and tighten regulations for broadcasting companies|
|.||To enhance the capacity of the Afghan government by introducing the concept of e-Government and encourage all the ministries to integrate ICT within their main work|