Construction contracts in Afghanistan; the factor of development or source of corruption

Document Type : Original Article


1 Private law, Law and political science faculty, Aria university, Mazar-i-sharif, Afghanistan.

2 Shahid Beheshti University



In all countries, one of the most important and most essential tasks of the government is to provide public services to citizens. Of course, for public services, there are public activities that are provided through public or private institutions at public expense under government supervision. From services ranging from education to health care, social security, economic infrastructure and utilities, everyone is in this category. If the government does this task with efficiency and effectiveness measures, it would have contributed to the development of the country, and if it did not make it easy and effective, it would not result in prosperity and development, Provides financial support and enhances and expands corruption. Afghanistan, after the collapse of the Taliban regime and the enormous presence of the international community in the country, has provided a great opportunity to provide such services to its citizens, in order not only to provide the basic needs of the people But could, by using the resources provided and in the framework of procurement contracts, design and implement basic infrastructure projects for the stability, prosperity and economic development of the country. But unfortunately, it did not happen.


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Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript
Available Online from 18 December 2018
  • Receive Date: 12 November 2018
  • Revise Date: 21 July 2019
  • Accept Date: 18 December 2018