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GLOBAL E-GOV READINESS RPT 2005

Global E-Government Readiness Report 2005

From E-Government to E-inclusion

Series:
United Nations E-Government Survey
11 Aug 2006
There are huge disparities in the global access and use of information technologies, and these disparities are not likely to be removed in the near future unless a concerted action is taken at the national, regional and the international levels. The 2005 edition of the Report presents an assessme...
ASIAN PACIFIC JRNL ON INFO COMM

Asia-Pacific Journal on Information, Communication and Space Technology

Reviews and Updates - WSIS, e-Government, ICT Indicators, CeCs, Connectivity, Poverty Alleviation

29 Jun 2007
TheAsian and Pacific region has achieved the fastest economic growth rates in the world. Yet, the region is still home to 800 million people living on less than US$ 1 a day. Towards reducing digital divides and turning them into digital opportunities, the present publication aims to inform of the...
CAPITAL INSTITUCIONAL DESARROLLO

Capital Institucional y Desarrollo Productivo

Un Enfoque de Políticas Públicas

Series:
Gestión Pública
2 Dec 2005
En este documento se examinan los aspectos institucionales de las políticas de desarrollo productivo, con un enfoque de políticas públicas. Ello permite fundamentar una crítica, tanto del concepto de desarrollo institucional predominante, como del desarrollo institucional observado en la práctica...
COORDINAC ENTRE LAS POLIT FISCAL

Coordinación entre las Políticas Fiscal y Ambiental en el Perú

Series:
Medio Ambiente y Desarrollo
2 Dec 2005
El objetivo de este estudio es, identificar y evaluar los mecanismos usados entre los distintos niveles del gobierno peruano para asegurar la coordinación entre la política fiscal y los objetivos de política ambiental. Es de suma importancia por lo tanto, caracterizar eventuales 'fallas de coordi...
DESIGNING E-GOV FOR THE POOR

Designing E-Government for the Poor

2 Dec 2005
Many nations have developed an e-government strategy, and are rapidly expanding the use of ICT in governance by establishing online public services and digital collaboration between government ministries. However, successful implementation of e-government remains a challenge. This publication is ...
COORDINAC POLIT PUBL FISC & AMBIEN

Coordinación de las Politicas Fiscales y Ambientales en la República Dominicana

Series:
Medio Ambiente y Desarrollo
2 Dec 2005
El presente estudio de caso de la Republica Dominicana, tiene por objetivo contribuir a la identificación de oportunidades para elevar la efectividad de las políticas ambientales desde el punto de vista de los requerimientos de coordinación interinstitucionales y de los instrumentos de política a...
WORLD PUBLIC SECTOR RPT 2005

World Public Sector Report 2005

Unlocking the Human Potential for Public Sector Performance

Series:
World Public Sector Report
3 Nov 2005
The conditions of globalization, including economic integration, fiscal discipline, introduction of information communications technologies and democratic governance, have increasingly forced states to redefine their role in public management and to reform the public administration system. Howeve...
RELACIONES ENTRE NIVELES DE GOBIER

Relaciones entre Niveles de Gobierno en Argentina, Las

Raíces Históricas, Instituciones y Conflictos Persistentes

Series:
Gestión Pública
11 Feb 2005
En este informe se tratará la conflictiva relación financiera entre la Nación y las provincias durante los últimos 15 años con el objeto de identificar los diferentes factores que explican las dificultades existentes en generar un esquema estable de relaciones entre la Nación y las provincias, de...
IMPLEMENTING EGOV RPT

Implementing E-Government

Report of the Regional Workshop - Bangkok, 31 May - 4 June 2004

11 Feb 2005
E-government is now a central theme in information society at all levels: local, national, regional and even global. It can be defined as a transformation of public-sector internal and external relationships through use of information and communication technology (ICT) to promote greater accounta...
INSTITUCIONALIDAD SOCIAL COLOMBIA

Institucionalidad Social en Colombia, La

La Búsqueda de una Descentralización con Centro

Series:
Políticas Sociales
8 Oct 2004
En este estudio se proporciona un panorama de la situación de la institucionalidad en Colombia, con énfasis en los procesos de descentralización, desde mediados de la década de 1990. Se examinan las instancias encargadas de la toma de decisiones gubernamentales así como los avances graduales pero...
REVIEW INFO COMM TECHN DEV #1

Review of Information and Communications Technology and Development, Issue 1 (Arabic Language)

Series:
Review of Information Technology and Communications for Development in Western Asia (Arabic)
21 Nov 2003
This review describes the manner in which the Economic and Social Commission for Western Asia (ESCWA) is employing Information and Communications Technologies (ICT), thereby providing a means of narrowing the digital divide. It also considers ways by which ICT can be used in efforts to resolve de...
WORLD PUBLIC SECTOR RPT 2003

World Public Sector Report 2003

E-Government at the Crossroads

Series:
World Public Sector Report
21 Nov 2003
The World Public Sector Report 2003 provides an analysis of the status of e-government in the world today. It adopts the UN Millennium Declaration as its analytical framework and presents global ranking of Member States as to their e-government readiness. The main message of the Report is that de...
HUMAN DEV RPT 2002

Human Development Report 2002

Deepening Democracy in a Fragmented World

Series:
Human Development Report
26 Jul 2002
This report examines political participation as a dimension of human development. It emphasizes the importance of political freedoms as a goal of human development, and explores how democratic institutions help promote economic and social progress. The Report examines power, politics and human de...
NATL LAWS & REGULAT PREVENT & SUPR

National Laws and Regulations on the Prevention and Suppression of International Terrorism

Series:
United Nations Legislative Series
8 Nov 2002
The aim of this compilation of national laws and regulations is to provide resource material and thereby contribute to enhancing international cooperation in the struggle against terrorism. It reproduces texts of national legislation submitted by States relating to the prevention and suppression ...
MANUAL DELIMIT FRONTERAS MARITIMAS

Manual de Delimitación de Fronteras Marítimas

Series:
Derecho del Mar, El
5 Apr 2002
El presente manual tiene por objeto facilitar el proceso de negociación al que tienen que recurrir los Estados con costas adyacentes o situadas frente a frente en el caso de reivindicaciones que se superpongan. No debe considerarse un estudio analítico ni un libro de texto exhaustivo sobre todas ...
REFORMAS PENSION COSTO FISC COLOMB

Reformas Pensionales y Costos Fiscales en Colombia

Series:
Financiamiento del Desarrollo
25 Jan 2002
En este documento se trata el sistema ordinario de pensiones, describiendo en primer lugar los principales aspectos de la reforma propuesta por el Gobierno en 1992, la aprobada con la Ley 100 de diciembre de 1993 que ha entrado en vigencia a partir de abril de 1994, y se analizan los temas princi...
GESTION LOCAL SU ADMINISTRACION

Gestión Local, su Administración, Desafíos y Opciones para el Fortalecimiento Productivo Municipal en Caranavi, Departamento de la Paz Bolivia, La

Series:
Medio Ambiente y Desarrollo
19 Oct 2001
Este estudio hace parte de otros dos realizados por PNUD/Bolivia y la CEPAL en apoyo al proceso de desarrollo municipal emprendido por el Ministerio de Desarrollo Sostenible y Planificación de Bolivia. Esta vez, la colaboración va dirigida a fortalecer la gestión del gobierno municipal de Caranav...
WORLD PUBLIC SECTOR RPT 2001

World Public Sector Report 2001

Globalization and the State

Series:
World Public Sector Report
31 May 2002
It is increasingly being acknowledged that the State is a key actor in the development process. It has a major role to play in making globalization work for all; in alleviating poverty and income inequality; in advancing human rights and democracy; in protecting the environment and promoting sust...
IMPROVING SME ACCESS TO PUBLIC

Improving SME Access to Public Procurement

The Experience of Selected Countries

16 Nov 2001
This guide focuses on the role of government programmes in public procurement to assist small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) in becoming better exporters. The guide identifies and explains advantages and disadvantages of public procurement programmes; looks at criteria used for determining e...
RESPONDING CHALLENGES CORRUPTION

Responding to the Challenges of Corruption

9 Jun 2000
This publication attempts to identify the problem related to corruption and their effects on good governance, with particular attention given to the risk presented by corruption to economic and industrial stability in developing countries and countries in transition. It reviews the achievements a...
ASPECTS METHODOLOGIQ DE LA REFO

Aspects Méthodologiques de la Réforme des Fonctions Publiques Africaines

Le Cas des Pays Francophones au Sud du Sahara

24 Apr 1998
Cette publication contient deux documents techniques présentés à la Réunion sur la réforme administrative en Afrique francophone qui s'est tenue à New-York en juin 1997. Le premier document propose une analyse critique rétrospective des approches utilisées pour améliorer les performances des admi...