41596-012: Deploying Innovative Information and Communications Technology for Supporting e-Governance in Assam

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The impact of the TA will be to help the State Government of Assam to (i) reduce the digital divide by expanding the Assam State-wide area network (ASWAN) for e-governance delivery in rural areas, improve information and communications technology (ICT) accessibility and develop e-governance applications to be identified by the NeGP; (ii) improve the legal, regulatory, and institutional framework for e-governance, and ICT accessibility and expansion; and (iii) enhance institutional capacity ... Read More

Country India
Project Number 41596-012
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number TA No. 4989
Approval Date 15 Nov 2007
Geographical Location Assam State, India
Sector Information and communication technology
Subsector ICT industries and ICT-enabled services
ICT strategy and policy, and capacity development
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth (IEG)


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