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

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


Description

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 and h... Read More

Country India
Project Number 41596-012
Project Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number TA No. 4989
Approval Date 15 Nov 2007
Geographical Location Assam State, India
Sector / Subsector Classification Transport and ICT
/ ICT

 

 

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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Jiro Tsunoda
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Responsible ADB Department
South Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Public Management, Financial Sector and Trade Division, SARD

Executing Agencies
Finance Department, Government of Assam
Ashish Bhutani, IAS

PDS Creation Date
06 Apr 2010

Last PDS Update
07 Sep 2013

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