e-Governance Cell

Details of the organization
Chief Adviser's Office
  • The organization has a strategy for coordinating WSIS Implementation at the national level: Yes
  • The organization has a national e-strategy: No

Information about the project
e-Governance Cell
e-Governance Cell established at the Chief Adviser’s Office in Bangladesh, is mandated to lead and provide coordination support to all e-governance initiatives taken at various levels of the government. This Cell will also provide leadership in developing the national e- Governance vision, and to spearhead and coordinate the national efforts in achieving the vision.
National implementation:
Ongoing from
Access to Information (A2I) Programme

WSIS information
* The role of governments and all stakeholders in the promotion of ICTs for development
      * ICT for sustainable development
      * National e-strategies
      * ICT in Parliaments
      * E-participation
      * Partnerships
* 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
      * E-government
         * E-government strategies
         * E-government systems
         * Measuring e-government
         * Knowledge management
      * E-business
         * Enabling environment
         * Technology and innovation
      * E-learning
      * E-health
      * E-environment
         * Ensure sustainable ICTs
         * Monitor/prevent disasters
      * E-agriculture
* Cultural diversity and identity, linguistic diversity and local content
* Media
* International and regional cooperation
  • Eradicate poverty and hunger
  • Achieve Universal Primary Education
  • Promote gender equality & empower women
  • Reduce child mortality
  • Improve maternal health
  • Combat HIV/AIDS, Malaria and other diseases
  • Develop a global partnership for development
  • Coordinating Cell
The project is being considered as contributing to the objectives of the ITU Connect the World initiative? No