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Can states continue to govern the new citizenry using old paradigms?: the political challenges of open government in Latin America and the CaribbeanUnited Nations [UN] Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean, 2014The concept of Open Government has emerged as a new public policy paradigm. It is a response to the rise of a better-informed and more demanding citizenry, which seeks to influence public service design and provision.Document2015The last decade has seen an information revolution not just in Nigeria, but around the world. The internet is connecting individuals, groups, organisations, and states like never before. Activists, advocates and sub-cultures have all embraced the communicative power of the world wide web to connect, organise, educate, entertain, and empower.DocumentGovernance and Social Development Resource Centre, 2015How have information and communication technologies (ICTs) been used to improve access to justice in developing countries? That is the question posed in this brief report, which looks at examples from all over the world, and via different ICTs such as radio, television, mobile phones, and the internet.Document
Strategy for the implementation of e-Government and the development and promotion of the leather and footwear industry of EthiopiaKorea Development Institute, 2013The 2012 Knowledge Sharing Program (KSP) with Ethiopia was conducted by the Korea Development Institute (KDI), supervising agency of the project, which had prepared for the project in 2011. The focus of the 2012 KSP with Ethiopia was diverted into two directions, as covered by this report:DocumentKorea Development Institute, 2013The ICT Master Plan established "e-Honduras 2038" as the ICT vision, and recommended to implement the plan by defining 7 sectors for the ICT Master Plan, namely ICT HRD, ICT Infrastructure, ICT Legal Framework, ICT Awareness, EGovernment, Business Informatization, ICT Standardization and Liberalization.DocumentKorea Development Institute, 2014Based on the surveyed demand of the Dominican government, four specific topics under the main title of “Export Credit Capacity Building and Export Industry Promotion with the Dominican Republic” were chosen and are covered in this report:Document2006In light of the latest developments in information and communication technologyy, it is important that the issuance of licenses to companies that may be assigned specific uses or allocations of frequency bands in a spectrum range be made in the most efficient and transparent manner.DocumentKorea Development Institute, 2014This report studies a series of ICT R&D policies in Korea since the 1960s. Korea’s systemic ICT research and development infrastructure establishment and continued R&D policy implementation have deeply contributed to the country’s present stance as a global ICT powerhouse.DocumentKorea Development Institute, 2014In December 1997, Korea asked for the IMF’s financial aid to address its financial crisis. It was suggested that Korea’s economic growth strategy should be changed from factor driven to a set of total factor productivity improvement policies.Document
The Philippine information and communication technology sector: evolving structure and emerging policy issuesPhilippine Institute for Development Studies, 2007The ICT sector is considered as a sunrise industry - one of the fast emerging growth sectors of the Philippine economy. Its emergence as the new generator of foreign exchange, investments and jobs for the Philippine econom y attests to its competitive position in the New Economy.