Protocols for Government Procurement of Software Assets

Details of the organization
Initative for Software Choice

Information about the project
Protocols for Government Procurement of Software Assets
A detailed document recommends that national,state and local government software procurement policies in all countries adhere to five fundamental principles including: 1)Choice is paramount for sound software investment decisions 2)Choice among competing software assets should be based on economic considerations 3)Governments must ensure full transparency in the procurement of software assets 4)Government procurement of software must be consistent with international trade norms and 5)Government procurement of software must respect international norms governing intellectual property.
International implementation
Planned for future from 01/04/2005 to 31/12/2005
Nathan & Associates

WSIS information
* The role of governments and all stakeholders in the promotion of ICTs for development
* Building confidence and security in use of ICTs
* ICT applications: benefits in all aspects of life
  • Develop a global partnership for development
  • Publication
The project is being considered as contributing to the objectives of the ITU Connect the World initiative? No