Access to Information (A2I) Programme

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
Access to Information (A2I) Programme
Access to Information (A2I) Programme is being designed to ensure the appropriateness of new initiatives and programmes for ICT for development within the context of national priorities of Bangladesh. This programme will also support the development of new projects and programmes for ICT for development and provide technical assistances for monitoring and evaluation of these projects. The Programme’s scope also includes strengthening the capacity of key government ICT individuals or organizations- by enhancing their ICT skills.
National implementation:
Ongoing from
United Nations Development 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
  • Programme
The project is being considered as contributing to the objectives of the ITU Connect the World initiative? No