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Collect data for the 2020 edition of the UN E-Government Survey

UN DESA Division for Public Institutions and Digital Government

05 Aug 2019 Apply now Share
05 Aug 2019 Apply now Share
Task
Background and objectives
Requirements
One of the primary activities of the Division for Public Institutions and Digital Government (DPIDG) is the assessment of the use and potential of ICTs to transform the public sector in all 193 Member States in their official languages through its flagship publication entitled the United Nations E-Government Survey. Based on a questionnaire provided by DPIDG, the volunteer is expected to conduct data research and assessment of Member States’ national portals and associated official website(s) to collect data on the provision of e-services for the 2020 Survey. Applicant must be fluent in one of these languages: Albanian, Arabic, Catalan, Divehi, Dzongkha, Estonian, Hebrew, Khmer, Korean, Lao, Latvian, Malay, Moldovan, Mongolian, Nepali, Pashto and/or Dari, Romanian, Tajik, Tigrinya. Task deadline: 15 September DPIDG Support: Coordination, monitoring and task related advisory and administrative support We recognize the volunteers’ contribution in the publication
Research
Governance and decentralization
The main objective of this assignment is to contribute to data research for the 2020 United Nations E-Government Survey by conducting online assessment of national-level public sector portals and associated official websites in a specific number of United Nations Member States to be assigned by DPIDG. The Survey presents the ranking of e-government development across all 193 Member States, enabling decision makers to identify the areas of strengths and challenges and to define appropriate policies, strategies and solutions.
Volunteers: 25 needed
6-10 hours per week / 10 weeks
-Understanding of public policy, public administration and e-government -Research and analytical skills -IT skills
Global
English

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