This is a place where practitioners in the use of Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) for better governance can gather to discuss their initiatives. The World Bank Institute is facilitating such initiatives in a number of pilot projects. We also invite anyone interested in how to improve participatory governance through the use of ICT to join and help animate the discussions.
"The trick is making sure everyone shares in the coming abundance — or at least has a fair shot at doing so.To do that, it's vital that technology be suitable and relevant to the lives of its users.…Continue
Citizen Engagement - Seven Questions, One Conversation, by Tiago Peixoto"Shedding light on the question of when, why and how participation works is precisely the objective of this conversation. Thus,…Continue
Check out this excellent interview by Alexander Howard with Alec Ross on Internet Freedom, Innovation and Digital Diplomacy!"You can't hack a solution to sexual violence in the Congo. As I leave…Continue
Citizen Voices: Global Conference on Citizen Engagement for Enhanced Development ImpactThe World Bank Group, in partnership with CIVICUS, the government of Finland andInterAction, is organizing a…Continue