Support to ICT Task Force Program (SICT)

Details of the organization
Ministry of Planning (Support to ICT Task Force Program)
  • The organization has a strategy for coordinating WSIS Implementation at the national level: No
  • The organization has a national e-strategy: No

Information about the project
Support to ICT Task Force Program (SICT)
The Support to ICT Task Force (SICT) Program, based at the Ministry of Planning, has been initiated by the National ICT Task Force, which is headed by the Honorable Prime Minister. It has been established to provide various strategic and implementation support to the decisions taken by the Task Force. Currently, the primary responsibility of SICT is to implement e-Government projects in different government offices across the country. The Bangladesh Planning Commission hosts one of the biggest networks in the government, connecting twenty building in the Planning Commission campus and also inter-connecting the Commission with Prime Minister’s Office and different Ministries.
National implementation:
Ongoing from to 

WSIS information
* The role of governments and all stakeholders in the promotion of ICTs for development
* Information and communication infrastructure
* Capacity building
* Building confidence and security in use of ICTs
* ICT applications: benefits in all aspects of life
  • Programme
The project is being considered as contributing to the objectives of the ITU Connect the World initiative? No