Nominated Projects

Category 1 — AL C1. The role of governments and all stakeholders in the promotion of ICTs for development (20 Projects)

Advanced Repair and Industrial Skill Enhancement

The ARISE programme, has already transformed the lives of 500 Girls, who have achieved sustainable employment as technicians after getting short-term skill training on various electronic and home appliance products. The programme is being organised in pa… more »

Agenda Uruguay Digital - Developing the national e-strategy

Uruguay Digital brings together the efforts of the public and private sectors, academia and civil society, and is set as country commitment. This has been an ongoing and evolving process, reflected in the four generations of the digital agenda. The effec… more »

Algerian Investment Map

The Algerian government is deploying an extraordinary effort to promote and indirect investments; in the country, in the meantime the growth of the number of demands addressed directly to the central office ministry of to their agencies. Their diversity … more »

Connected Schools in Paraguay


Connected Schools in Serbia

Connected Schools is a project aimed at developing ICT infrastructure for educational institutions, by providing fast, stable and secure Internet access through the Academic Network of the Republic of Serbia (AMRES) to all users within the institutions. … more »

Digital Clinic

The Digital Clinic is a community initiative, led by corporate volunteers known as SG:D Friends, who contribute their time to give one-on-one assistance to anyone who has queries on how to use mobile devices. As Singapore transforms digitally, there is a… more »

Digital Income Opportunities via Crowdsourcing / Sharing Economy Model

In 2015, Malaysia Digital Economy Corporation (MDEC) has introduced the eRezeki programme, a programme that was designed based on the Crowdsourcing / Sharing Economy models. The programme facilitates matching of individual participants with jobs or tasks… more »

Digital Service Design Lab: An Innovative Model for Rapid Digital Service Design

According to Honorable prime minister's vision 2021, the public services of Bangladesh will be transformed digitally as e-government applications which will simplify the service delivery process reducing TCV. The ministries and directorates of Bangladesh… more »

Digitalising Public Services through Malaysia Government Enterprise Architecture

Society has embraced the changing way of life affected by digital transformation, thus changed the way governments response to the need of digital economy, social inclusion and environmental preservation. Hence, governments explore the importance value o… more »

Etimad platfrom

Etimad is the approved e-platform for the government financial services provided by the Ministry of Finance to various government entities and the private sector, in order to enable digital transformation, transparency and efficiency. The e-platform has … more »

Ghana's Official Digital Addressing System

The objective is to implement novelty digital address system critical for effective tracking and identification of all landed properties and locations in Ghana to facilitate delivery of door-to-door and emergency services for Ghanaian residents. The sys… more »

IoT Makers Creation 2019

The government is currently present not only as a regulator but also as a facilitator in a IoT Makers Creation, a series of collaboration events in the form of hands on workshops, competition, exhibition, business matching, and incubation. After enabling… more »

My Digital Maker

Malaysia Digital Economy Corporation (MDEC) is an agency under Ministry of Communications and Multimedia Malaysia. Since its establishment in 1996, MDEC has driven significant digital transformation and adoption across the public and private sectors in M… more »

National Antimicrobial Resistance Surveillance Platform

Objectives: 1- Build a national database to monitor infectious diseases in health facilities in Saudi Arabia by 2020. 2- Generate relevant, usable information in a timely manner. 3- Development of infectious disease diagnosis research. Results … more »


In an effort to ensure that a functional health system exist in the Kingdom of Eswatini, the government through the Ministry of Health has developed a centralised robust Client Management Information System (CMIS). The purpose of the CMIS is for the syst… more »

Qodwa Technology for Women Empowerment

This project harnesses ICTs to foster the socio-economic development of women and girls in areas of education, health and employability in order to enabling them to participate in the decision-making process and play effective role in developing their co… more »

Smart Awareness, Learning and Services

According to His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE, “Our goal is to be one of the best countries in the world, which can only be achieved only by family cohesion. The Emirati family is the founda… more »

SMEs Go Digital Programme

SMEs across various stages of the digital journey are supported by: • Sector-specific Industry Digital Plans (IDPs) provide SMEs with a step-by-step guide on the digital solutions and training to adopt at different stages of their growth. IDPs for 10 ITM… more »

Startout Brazil

StartOut Brasil is a non-profit program, sponsored by public and private Brazilian organizations, which supports the immersion of Brazilian startups in some of the world’s most promising innovation ecosystems. The initiative provides the entrepreneur a c… more »


STEMintheCity is a great initiative being promoted by the City of Milan in order to develop a “STEM-oriented” culture free from gender barriers and stereotypes to help guide young women to studies in fields of science and technology, to promote careers f… more »