National Strategy on Development of Information Society in the Republic of Azerbaijan for 2013-2020

Details of the organization
Ministry of Communications and Information Technologies
  • The organization has a strategy for coordinating WSIS Implementation at the national level:
  • The organization has a national e-strategy: Yes

Information about the project
National Strategy on Development of Information Society in the Republic of Azerbaijan for 2013-2020
The main objectives of National Strategy are: - To establish Information Society; - To provide an opportunity to citizens, societies, civilians, and private sectors to access to its services and to be equal member of information society; - To apply ICT development in governance and PPP sectors as well as in all spheres of socio- economic and cultural development in order to provide sustainable, stable and transparent information society; - To utilize ICT as a catalyst and impetus in overall development of country.
National implementation: Azerbaijan
Ongoing from 01/01/2013 to 31/12/2020
Developed countries

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
         * Knowledge management
      * E-business
         * E-commerce and e-trade
         * Enabling environment
         * SME competitiveness
      * E-learning
      * E-health
      * E-employment
      * E-environment
      * E-agriculture
      * E-science
* Cultural diversity and identity, linguistic diversity and local content
* Media
* Ethical dimensions of the Information Society
* International and regional cooperation
  • Eradicate poverty and hunger
  • Achieve Universal Primary Education
  • Promote gender equality & empower women
  • Reduce child mortality
  • Improve maternal health
  • Ensure environmental sustainability
  • Develop a global partnership for development
  • Programme
The project is being considered as contributing to the objectives of the ITU Connect the World initiative? Yes