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E-Government Strategies for Poverty Reduction in Africa
Encyclopedia of Digital Government (2007)
  • K M Baharul Islam, PhD, Indian Institute of Management, Kashipur
This article illustrates an e-government strategy built on the objectives of poverty reduction as illustrated by a case study of The Gambia e-government strategy and NICI policy. The process and its evolved mechanism might serve as a model for e-government strategy and policy developers, planners and all stakeholders in general working in the area of digital governance.
  • e-Government,
  • ICT4D,
  • Information Technology,
  • ICT Policy,
  • Poverty,
  • Africa
Publication Date
Ari-Veikko Anttiroiko
Information Science Reference
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Citation Information
K M Baharul Islam. "E-Government Strategies for Poverty Reduction in Africa" 1Hershey, New YorkEncyclopedia of Digital Government Vol. 1 (2007)
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