Ukraine is embracing e-government and is placing the services of more than 60 ministries and agencies on one portal: iGov.org.ua. The volunteer-run website went online in mid-June with 22 state functions currently available. 45 services are to be available “very soon,” while 484 are in the pipeline as of July 2. They are divided into services for citizens and business entities.
Individuals can, for example, register the birth of a baby, a new car with the police, or give notice of forming a civic organization. Businesses in turn can register notices of starting construction work, apply for various licenses, and access government databases on enterprises.Ukrainian e-government initiatives progressing despite challengesRead More