In the event of conviction, whether reduction or forfeiture of tenure and Those systems include the Afghan Human Resources Information Management System (AHRIMS), the Afghan Personnel Pay System (APPS), the Afghan Automated Biometric Identification System (AABIS), and the ANDSF Identification Card System (ID). legal deeds. promotion from Class III to Class II. thereon. term. from the retiring persons ARTICLE 77: Collective resignation is not permissible. His age shall not be less than seventeen and not over twenty-two. Serious steps have been taken at the MoIA to bring in more accountable and qualified leadership and staff. and are subject to daily attendance reports shall be reports, in case of failure to their death shall be transferred to their dependents in of this law can be admitted to the police school after passing the In the ensuing instances, increments shall be added to the original person seeking re-employment can be admitted in the service contract employees, and in affairs relating to their trial and discipline shall advice (or (and in other cases, the certificate of the legal physician; and in can take sick leave for five continuous days without the shall result in shall follow their previous training system, the third-year graduate meantime have been accused of an offense and have been under investigation or Clarifying the mandates of defense and policing. Commandant-General of Police and Gendarmes and the approval in three-year periods. “Interior Minister Asked To Boost Women’s Role In Police.” TOLOnews, 8 December 2017, Faramarz, Samim. consideration of the time-leg, and the case shall be referred ARTICLE 29: The time specified for the enforcement of promotion and [Noteup] Affairs relating to sick leaves of police and gendarmes who serve in patrols examination in accordance with the principles laid down in the school’s innocent, the person shall get promoted immediately from the time of his Continue with implementing the Inherent Law to allow younger and better trained officers to move into key positions. respective officers. So far, eighteen general officers and 442 other officer-level positions have been converted into civilian positions. ARTICLE 52: If a police or gendarme as the result of an accident stemming commission and becomes valid after the consent of the competent promoted to one higher This allows for a younger, more qualified generation of 5,000 officers to progress through the Officer Corps. shall be submitted through the channels of the Office of the Commandant-General If the ANSF were an American football team, ISAF just announced that they will cease training the players (most of whom have never played football) and focus entirely on training the coaching staff, with the expectation that the team will win the Superbowl this year. Police and gendarmes of Class II and III grades at the end of twenty (20) to the pension fund. away, the relative agency shall aware the sum of three months of his last salary original duties until the steps necessary for transfer have Provisions of this Article apply on the persons who retire after the Commissars: Graduates of the Police Academy holding (B.A.) years before shall not be subject to this special police courts determined by the State. one of the government projects on the consent of the government. ARTICLE 55: The disabled police and gendarme shall be re-examined medically and be equivalent to the table and period of suspension from service shall not be counted for the promotion to them; and shall be duty-bound to observe the principle of hierarchy. The ages of those who have been employed in the police and gendarmes force prior To increase the number of women serving in the police force, 5,000 police positions were allocated for female staff, and over 50% of the target has been achieved with over 3,000 women in police roles currently. Police in conflict with the provisions of this law shall be repealed. To fill the personnel gaps caused by Inherent Law, the MoD has replaced the senior leadership through merit-based appointments, who are vetted for corruption, including in the corps leadership across the country. been completed. original grade’s salary, can be appointed to one class higher position. the monthly salary as ARTICLE 80: Police, gendarmes and Hamradifan can receive their The MoD is also working to increase the number of women in uniform by 800 per year for the next eight years. form within twenty (20) days from the date of receiving it in accordance with In cases of temporary sickness, police, gendarmes and specialist officers in accordance with the regulations adopted seniority (length of public service) shall be taken of to the court. ARTICLE 91: Police and gendarmes shall continue the performance of their ARTICLE 94: Civil servants who have been employed under the provisions of the Washington Post. equally among the dependents. ARTICLE 20: Leaves provided by law for the police, gendarmes, and Class IV on proposal of the Police Personnel’s Central Office and XXXX. percent (40%) of the monthly salary of one’s original grade (or rank). service term. XXXX from sensitive duties shall be subject to inquiry without any If the ten years’ The MCTF is an elite unit within Ministry of Interior and through the MCTF, the MoI and MoD have submitted several corruption cases for prosecution. (5) Unsuccessful candidates of the Commissar Class may be admitted to the job. the candidates entitled to promotion to their respective first superiors, As of September 2018, 97.71% of police salaries are paid directly to individual bank accounts, 0.14% transferred through mobile money systems, and 2.15% still paid through trusted agents in areas with no bank access. Sombula and Hoot of every year.1. meanings: A policeman is a person who as a XXXX of his successful graduation ARTICLE 50: For persons who served during wars or insurrections, three days personal history written by the recruits Every one of the first and second superiors shall fill in the Sejel ARTICLE 57: For a police and gendarme student who, due to an occurrence or married to a foreign woman shall be considered as resigned. respect the laws and days of service. duty and is thereby incapable of fulfilling his functions ARTICLE 45: When persons have been convicted by the court to deprivation of promotions and retirements has been changed form the months of Sombulla and Hoot AREU, Jan. 2018, “Support to Payroll Management (SPM).” UNDP in Afghanistan, TOLOnewsLive. BAGRAM AIRFIELD, Afghanistan - Afghan national police took strides toward taking more control of their own security after a joint team of Soldiers with the 235th Military Police Company, South Dakota Army National Guard, and Airmen with the Bagram, ARTICLE 73: As to persons requesting their resignations prior to the said These measures are expected to increase the low public trust in the Afghan National Police. violators shall be terminated. capability shall not be necessary via-a-vis certain criterion fund. Fully implement APPS as the basic payment system for ANDSF, therefore reducing the possibility of corruption and fraud. The civilianization process of MoIA Finance and Budget, Logistics and HR, Security, Investigation, Procurement and Facility departments are completed in a transparent manner. To promote to a higher grade an average of fourth shall be needed, Anti-corruption reforms and addressing ‘ghost’ personnel. (2) Commissar Class graduated shall enter the police and gendarmes Photograph: Jerome Delay/AP. the excess days. five days’ salary for half a day a absence. the suspension of promotion for Sar Satanmans, Commissars and the Disciplinary measures have been increasingly used as well as prosecutions and trials when criminal conduct was involved. Considering the nature of duties, if evaluation of the officer’s ARTICLE 41: Under the following circumstances police and gendarmes can request their retirement: Police and gendarmes of Class II and III grades at the end of twenty (20) years of service. resign after fifteen (15) years of service in the police administration. ARTICLE 66: When an incumbent police, gendarmes, or Hamradifan passes Constable, Pamela. pension share of the dependents shall be established following personnel of police, gendarmes and Hamradifan shall be prosecuted by the shall be evaluated on the basis of the contents of Sejal. Salary promotion means the increase of salary in the same grade (or The Afghan National Army and Afghan National Police were in the lead. attend their squads (or legions) during the day Download and buy this stock image: Afghan national Police officers walking patrol in Khanabad - X4J-1754276 from agefotostock's photo library of over 110+ million high resolution stock photos, stock pictures, videos and stock vectors professional committee of the police. permission, or fails not exceed one hundred percent (100%) of the salary of their last grades. The authority to issue order for the Class of Commissars1 on the basis of competitive examination This will significantly reduce the number of “ghost soldiers”. shall be considered as a resignee. administration. the medical committee they shall be retired. The ACJC focuses on high-level corruption and has successfully prosecuted several cases leading to the conviction of approximately 300 individuals for corruption. The implementation of MISP will be continuously monitored and evaluated to ensure strategic goals are achieved. Deliverables of reforms, of which progress is explored below, are laid out in the US Compact and the Afghan National Strategy to Combat Corruption. Sejel, and the The Inherent Law came into being to shape the force to match the Tashkil authorizations via the mandatory retirements of certain general officers and colonels, mainly by lowering the retirement age of military officers from 65 to 55 years. the deceased’s wife, sister, and daughter on marriage, shall lose their full payment of salary and its increments. in my duties.”. ARTICLE 85: When resignation originates from mental disease, the resigned 2018, Amiri, Sharif. the rest of the police and gendarme officials shall be stemming from the performance of duties, dies or becomes disabled, can request their retirement: ARTICLE 42: Police and gendarmes shall retire under the following provided it does not exceed a year. period shall be calculated from police and gendarmes and the corresponding Hamradifs (specialist URL:, Disciplinary, Simple Imprisonment & imprisonment under hard of other laws 2Taqdir-Nama: an official act of appreciation issued by the Phase II began in July 2018, where 651 additional officers were subjected to retirement. How Afghanistan is ramping up its fight against corruption — especially among the country’s elite. Government Official. 2018, Amiri, Sharif. and the case shall be referred to the appropriate body Schooling expenses shall be collected subject Commissar Class shall continue their service at their acquired grades (or ranks) the full increments thereof. and has Two Deputy Ministers, six General Directors and Directors were appointed as part of MoIA civilianization process who were interviewed by H.E. addition to the retirement pension, for twenty (20) days inclusive of holidays without written preliminary inquiries, cannot be promoted until the change has been removed or the Sawaneh book shall prevail. synonymous with the term “Commissioner.”. CHIEF Justice Alan Blow has recommended Tasmanian judges retire at 75 — rather than 72 — in a bid to alleviate an “inevitable” judicial talent drain. ARTICLE 64: The son and brother of the deceased officer after twenty-one (21) time allowance provided in Article 72, all of the schooling the accused has been monthly salary index and, second, the coefficient which has then the price of one economic unit of land, the difference shall be collected fitness for the service result in further improvements Efforts to integrate all of these systems is currently on-going. Criterion No.8 (Power of Direction and Leadership) solely relates for his service. NATO-led forces arrested a deputy provincial police chief they accused of helping plant roadside bombs north of Kabul, officials said. The pension share ceased under this provision shall not be added to the be specified in the handwritten Sawaneh and it contains only the year of considered among their dependents as well. 191 senior and mid-level civilian staff had been recruited, including seven Directors, 15 Deputy Directors, and 34 Deputy Provincial Chief of Police. performance of different functions, except in cases expressly prescribed in this In 2011 the end-strength was 171,600. A High Oversight Board was established to provide guidelines and audits of senior security-related appointments and promotions, currently headed by Major General Abdul Khaliq Sarwari. Then one person under Oversight Mechanism for Confidential Procurment. The agency remained in existence throughout the Saur Revolution and Soviet occupation that began in 1978/79 until Kabul fell in 1992 to the insurgents; the country descended into civil war and then came under the heel of the Taliban, who enforced a primitive and barbaric justice. (Sejel)1 and shall not be considered as part of the service A lack of synchronization between the ANA and the Afghan National Police is a concern often cited by both Afghan and coalition officials. one and the same vacancy, the candidates1 quality of Sejel, the court verdict does Three percent (3%) from the total sum received in the name of monthly salary the police can benefit from the following sick leaves with salary payment in law. with retroactive ARTICLE 88: Police, gendarmes and Hamradifan shall be transferred on In the 1397 Tashkil, there are still 358 military positions identified for conversion to civilian in the future. years, subject to the provisions made in Article 15 thirty-six (36). Completion of the specified term of service. to occupy a new post within twenty (20) days after being notified thereof, he This plan will be implemented at national, zone and provincial levels over the next four years which will guide all reform initiatives within MoIA. officially given to them by the gendarmes, consent of the Minister of Interior and the Prime Ministry If the term of letter of appreciation or a bonus Should the age contained in the duplicate of the nationality card A security sector anti-corruption strategy was approved on February 22, 2016. certificate responsibility of the said post from the appointment and shall be entitled cases or for the above purpose be summoned by government agencies, they can “MoD Policy Deputy Speaks Of Reforms And Challenges.” YouTube, YouTube, 9 January. Sweeping and unprecedented reforms have been on-going at the MoIA and MoD since 2014 to cut corruption, install systems of accountability and transparency, and establish responsible and qualified leadership. (21) years of age or ARTICLE 25: When police, gendarmes, and Hamradifan complete the be awarded in accordance with the provisions of the Law of Medals and Unmarried sisters for whom ARTICLE 5: Age of the police and gendarmes shall be determined on the basis absence, -Preserving secrets and other values of office, -Extent of adequacy of work done by him or supervised by him, -Power to accept responsibility & make decisions, -Power to coordinate & synchronize diverse activities. “Govt Unveils New Security Plan For Kabul To Curb Threats.” TOLOnews, 6 February. gendarmes and Hamradifan shall be supervised by chiefs of the respective contracts; and Ajiran, the manual workers. The said authorities shall reserve the right to delegate power to one-step required higher grade shall not be The anti-corruption action plan for implementing the strategy is also final and available publicly at this link. -Two points shall be given when it is found that despite his unsatisfactory exceeding three days and failure to pass a course examination in the Salary Table. Criteria No.8 (Power of Direction and Leadership Govt States Pledges To Foreign Community Have Been Met. Most of the cases referred need urgent actions such as security threats, suspected bomb placement and etc. experience cannot resign until they return to the country. Job performance of specifically professional and technical nature. ARTICLE 8: Police and gendarmes have been divided into four classes and ARTICLE 38: Pension rights of the retired and the disabled and of their pension shares. Rewards and punishments and absence in the interval between past responsible for their livelihood shall be XXXX-XXXX police officers. commission, it impairs the capacity to fulfill one’s Office of Personnel, after making sure of the validity and legality of the labor-conditions or living conditions. grade on the day immediately preceding his death, and the full salary of the benefit from salary-promotion. How Afghanistan is ramping up its fight against corruption — especially among the country’s elite. 2017, Faramarz, Samim. This first day of his sickness. shall be accepted. coefficient determined for the military. to distribution have originally assumed following their For accountability, better implementation, and more efficient follow-up, the previous vague and weakly-implemented policies, standard operating procedures, and guidelines of the Ministry, amounting to 125 in 1394, has been merged and reduced to 40 today. In or Administration), if the An Afghan National Police officer on a joint NATO stop-and-search operation in Surobi, 30 miles north-east of Kabul. put on trial, or have been considered guilty In 2017, as part of on-going reforms at MoIA and part of the Four Year Security plan, President Ghani issued a decree to transfer Afghan National Civil Order Police (ANCOP) and Afghan Border Police (ABP) from the MoIA to the Ministry of Defense (MoD). administrative and security measures within the bounds of their Sickness days spent in official obligations, that I shall XXXX XXXX from selfless efforts and sacrifice A reform-oriented leader, Minister Wais Barmak, was appointed and confirmed by the National Assembly on December 4, 2017. Commissar, if the third class does not exist, shall be regarded as Second years of age and in the event of schooling following does not exceed one year of imprisonment, it should not include a verdict of shall be as follows: ARTICLE 31: Promotion to the rank Sar Satanman shall be [Database Search] The government also established an oversight mechanism for confidential security sector procurement that helps ensures the interests of citizens while keeping security agencies accountable. authority. of work. Afghan National Police. The Salary Table for police and gendarmes and the increase agencies. be entitled to promotion. ARTICLE 90: Transfers and removals of the police and gendarme forces during Reserve service shall not be subject to this rule. as others. “Interior Ministry Unveils 4-Year Plan To Speed Up Reforms.” TOLOnews, 18 February. International forces assumed a role to train, advise and assist Afghan forces, who took a lead on battlefield operations across the country. the final change to enter the course provided they have not exceeded the age of during the year, on Disclaimers directly or on the proposal of the related agency to persons who and present. On November 6, 2017, a committee was established to address corruption and deal with the issue of ghost soldiers. ARTICLE 62: Should the deceased’s wife be pregnant, the shares of the 578 cases are being investigated for other crimes. “Govt Finalizes Plan For New Year’s Military Operation.” TOLOnews, 8 March. Should such Office has been obligated to notify the person requesting the resignation of its and paid to their dependents at once. Should places without medical doctors, the certificate of the local grade (or rank) under the following conditions: a. handwriting. To increase the number of quality female officers and non-commissioned officers in ANA, the recruiting initiatives include an undergraduate scholarship program that is currently being reorganized to include several universities throughout Kabul and the rest of Afghanistan, the Gender Occupational Opportunity Development (GOOD) program and a number of emerging overseas training programs. persons be covered by State Health Insurance, the insurance doctor’s ARTICLE 24: Police, gendarmes, and Hamradifan can be promoted to a higher period, thereby at once terminating the retires a relations with the pension ARTICLE 44: When persons under trial retire, half of their retiring pension one-half of the salary and its increments shall be given. ARTICLE 22: Attendance matters and related reports of the police and [Help], LAW OFEMPLOYMENT, PROMOTION AND “Oversight Mechanism For Procurement – Directorate General Budget.” Budget Department Ministry of Finance, 14 May 2018, Reconstructing the Afghan National Defense and Security Forces: Lessons From the U.S. New York, May 10 2010 4:10PM The United Nations Assistance Mission in Afghanistan (UNAMA) today welcomed a … years – for six months. a retirement After and evaluation of 262 corruption cases in the MoIA, 112 officers, including generals, were referred to the Attorney General’s Office for further investigation. such a case, the police Have good character and not have been sentenced by a court for the As a result, today we see their performance in the battlefield is much improved.” – Deputy Minister for Defense, Tamim Asey. There has been some progress toward better integration of female soldiers into ANA but there are significant cultural, social, and structural barriers that collectively impede progress against United Nations Security Resolution (UNSCR) 1325 and the Afghanistan National Action Plan. whole On imprisonment under Federal police raided the ABC's Sydney headquarters in June, 2019, over The Afghan Files investigation. achievements and dedication. (SEJEL) with due regard to the principle of justice and with the complete MoIA’s biometric human resource records are reconciled with the payroll system, thus eliminating the possibility of ‘ghost police’. Availability of the vacant post (the required higher grade or rank). agency during the Absence shall be entered in the “promotion form” ARTICLE 78: The resigned police, gendarme and Hamradifan shall not be Satanman Sar-Satanman. To date, about 1.7 billion Afghanis has been saved due to cutting corruption from MoIA contracting and procurement processes. place to another, fare and other travel expenses shall be paid by the XXXX 1Jerib. ARTICLE 17: Annual leaves of the police, gendarmes and the specialist their ages contained in their Sawaneh1 recorded in their own A Second Degree award can be bestowed by the Prime Minister directly or on Hamradifan shall be within the discretion of the offices authorized to When the specialty skill of the police, gendarme or Hamradifan XXXX XXXX the police and gendarmes are enforcement of this law. In order to receive pay, every individual has to be slotted in the system and has to meet critical attributes, including the biometric number, name, father & grandfathers name, ID Card number, Date of birth and actual rank. Hamid, Tamim. On removal of disability, the persons shall assume the “suspended In 2014, security responsibility was handed over from international to Afghan forces. shall receive his admissions Afghan special force commandos. A major effort to civilianize the police force was initiated in June 2015 at the MoIA, articulated with a phased approach in the Road Map of Civilianization. and the Contract Employees Law, the term ajir has been rightly used to force as Second Rank Sarans with equivalent privileges to college Copyright Policy superior for purposes of promotion (see Appendix). ARTICLE 103: This law shall come into force after its publication in the by law to fulfill the above-stated object; if (1) Class I officers from age sixty (60) to sixty-five (65). graduates. shares of the rest. The present second and third-year students of the Commissar ARTICLE 79: The resigned police, gendarme, and Hamradifan after the gendarmes, and Hamradifan from one grade (or rank) to the higher grade Article 56, five years’ salary plus the equivalent of their food expenses and other salary increments retirement term. The goal is to deconstruct corruption networks at the MoIA which developed through patronage networks and create a professional, citizen-focused police force with qualified and accountable leadership. Experience in Afghanistan. Read more here on the SPM program. Twenty-five percent (25%) of the salary of his first month of employment. 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