The Duties and Responsibilities of Ministry of Justice

The Ministry of Justice is an important government institution that works in close coordination and cooperation with the Legislature and Judiciary Organs. This Ministry with the vision of rule of law and ensuring justice in the country, has the duty of drafting laws and decrees of the president, drafting, scrutinizing and processing of legislative documents, implementing the recommendations of the conventions, which Afghanistan has acceded to, printing and publishing legislative documents, symbols and trademarks in the official gazette, rehabilitation and education of the delinquent juveniles, addressing legal claims of citizens, implementing the final verdicts of courts in the legal and civil cases, defending public properties in courts, providing free legal services to the destitute accused persons, providing legal awareness, peruse and processing of application for acquiring/giving up nationality, registering and scrutinizing of political parties, social organizations, property dealers and petition writers, notarizing legal documents, and the responsibility of chairmanship and Secretariat affairs of the High Commission for Combating against Human Trafficking and Smuggling of migrants and so on.


Message from Minister

3 months ago

The Ministry of Justice has undertaken important reforms during the period of the National Unity Government and has adopted fundamental steps in implementing its responsibilities, especially in the area of legislation. However, Shah Amanullah Khan’s government is considered one of the read more....

Dr. Abdul Baseer Anwar
MOj minister

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Wed, Nov 06 2019 10:43 AM
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Minister of Justice Meets the Director of International Law Development Organization (IDLO)

In this meeting, Collin Vause- the Director of IDLO, briefly reported to H.E Dr. Abdul Baseer Anwar- the Minister of Justice of Afghanistan, on practical arrangements adopted by the. . .

Mon, Nov 04 2019 2:01 PM
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Sixth Conference on Juvenile Rehabilitation Centers in Kabul to Make Further Coordination and Development of Skills

The purpose of this conference has been to strengthen coordination amongst juvenile rehabilitation centers, state institutions and organizations working with juvenile rehabilitation. . .

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Inauguration of New Building of Badghis Provincial Justice Department

The new building of Badghis Provincial Justice Department the foundation of which, laid two years ago, was officially inaugurated by the local officials of this province  yesterday to. . .

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Report of the High Commission to Combat Human Trafficking and Migrants Smuggling- 2018

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