E-governance and smart cities
Geneva Tsinghua Initiative
The significance of open government data sharing and usage for smart city construction
There is substantial evidence to suggest a gradual rise in the use of e-government to provide public services to citizens and other persons. By looking into the practices that government is making use of ICT to deliver public services and interact with citizens, we will present different e-government models around the world with the goal to raise the awareness of ICT in the field of public administration and to promote valuable practices for the achievement of better governance.
This session mainly links to WSIS Action Lines 1); 7); 11).
C1: The role of public governance authorities and all stakeholders in the promotion of ICTs for development
C7: ICT Applications: E-government
C11: International and regional cooperation
- C1. The role of governments and all stakeholders in the promotion of ICTs for development
- C7. ICT applications: benefits in all aspects of life — E-government
- C11. International and regional cooperation
- Goal 1: End poverty in all its forms everywhere
- Goal 9: Build resilient infrastructure, promote sustainable industrialization and foster innovation
- Goal 11: Make cities inclusive, safe, resilient and sustainable
- Goal 16: Promote just, peaceful and inclusive societies