The government¡¦s use of Information and Communication Technologies (ICTs) is not only a tool to achieve better government but also aims at good governance. This course is divided into two parts. The first part covers issues on the establishment of e-government, including: reasons to embrace e-government, challenges to e-government, planning, implementation and management of e-government, and types and forms of e-services. The second part focuses on the use of ICTs to bring citizens to the government process for the sake of good governance; topics include e-participation, e-deliberation, e-voting and e-democracy.

Pre-requisite: None