Russia e-Readiness and e-Needs Assessment

Details of the organization
Institute of the Information Society
Russian Federation

Information about the project
Russia e-Readiness and e-Needs Assessment
This analytical report applied the methodology developed by the Center for International Development of Harvard University. The report was completed in May-July 2001 by the expert group as part of the grant from the infoDev Program of The World Bank. This report represents the first attempt to consolidate disorganized data about Russia’s e-Development and to add the expert opinions to these data regarding the building of the Information Society in Russia.
National implementation: Russian Federation
Ongoing from 01/05/2001 to 01/08/2001
infoDev Program

WSIS information
* The role of governments and all stakeholders in the promotion of ICTs for development
* Information and communication infrastructure
* Access to information and knowledge
* Capacity building
* Building confidence and security in use of ICTs
* Enabling environment
* ICT applications: benefits in all aspects of life
* Cultural diversity and identity, linguistic diversity and local content
* Media
  • Develop a global partnership for development
  • Publication
  • Tool-kit
The project is being considered as contributing to the objectives of the ITU Connect the World initiative? No