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e-government

(Electronic-GOVERNMENT) A generic term for Web-based services from agencies of local, state and federal governments. Such websites provide a wide variety of services to the public and have been extremely helpful in reducing internal paperwork. For example, the myriad forms that government agencies require can typically be downloaded from a website. When information on the site is clearly indexed and explained, the number of support calls is dramatically reduced compared to the days before the Web.
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The e-governance program is a project of the IT ministry which began a year ago in 13 departments to encourage a paperless environment.
Addressing the concluding session of the Conference, Dr Jitendra Singh said that the main aim of e-governance should be ease of governance leading to ease of living of people.
The E-governance system, devised in 2002 to involve citizens in the policy process, illustrating government transparency and accountability and quick disposal of public complaints, still remains uncertain even after 15 years of its initiation.
Another official seeking anonymity said the civic body had to complete work on the E-governance
Presiding over a meeting regarding e-governance here in Livestock and Dairy Development here Thursday, he directed the guaranteeing of adoption of e-governance system to make the province self-sufficient in both meat and milk production.
Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Jan 18 ( ANI ): Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis on Thursday said that Blockchain can transform e-governance, and that governments must start interacting with technology providers to find a solution to put them to the best possible use.
This can only happen in the case of interaction between e-Governance and the major components of society - state organizations, private enterprises, academia and civil society organizations [1].
By developing e-services, we are helping the Ukrainian Government reduce bureaucracy and the danger of corruption, as processing data will become more transparent and faster," said Mari Pedak, Team Leader for EGOV4UKRAINE project of the e-Governance Academy.
Speaking on the occasion, Raza Effendi, Chief Executive Officer E-Governance Academy of Pakistan, Amber Hussain Jaffri, Director General Centre of Information Technology and founder of E-Pakistan, highlighted the role of information and communication technologies in bringing good governance in Pakistan.
But much more needs to be done, and many different efforts, which are now underway, need to come together as a comprehensive overall e-governance system and service.
Instead, scholars use terms ubiquitously, with e-government and e-governance evoking myriad aspects of the electronic medium (Von Haldenwang, 2004; Saxena, 2005; Hassan et al.
With all that said, the IT ministry will now be able to utilize cloud services from the private service providers in addition to National Cloud Services offered by NIC data center for their e-governance.