Vol. 1 Issue 5 16-31 October 2007
Welcome to the current issue of “Government@24/7”,your fortnightly source of knowledge and news on e-Government and m-Government! brought to you by m-GovWorld with technical support form OneWorld South Asia..

With 45 DAYS left for eGovWorld 2007 , international e-Government conference scheduled for November 29-30 in New Delhi, India. we would like to thank all the members of the community for the overwhelming response on the proposed agenda and registering for the conference. The list of registered delegates is now available on the website under registered user section. The conference is our annual event for taking stock of the development in the e-Government domain and deliberate course for future activities. We are pleased to inform that speakers from Ministry of Communication and Information Technology, Government of India, The World Bank, UNDP and various industry players have kindly consented to participate in the two day deliberations.

The members of the community who have not yet registered for the conference are requested to register online at the Conference Website.

Vikas Kanungo
Mr. Saroj Devkota, Vice Chairman of High Level Commission on IT, Government of Nepal provides insights to the ambitious e-Governance Master Plan of Nepal government in a candid interview to mGovWorld...
  Project for People
Lifeline India: Provision of connectivity, content and capability to Indian farmers through phone based services...
Mobiles for Development -Future in new hands? An article by Prof. Richard Heeks and Abi Jagun…
  Documents & Reports
Assessing Mobile Technologies in Child Protective Services...
  Important Event
Third Annual e-Government Conference eGovWorld 2007 will see participation of key experts on e-Government and Mobile Government from 15 countries ...
Fortnight’s Picks
Global VC seminar on Mobile Government by e-Development Thematic Group of The World Bank
  The seminar is being organized in partnership with e-GovWorld 2007 conference that will have more than 200 stakeholders from 15 countries participating during two day deliberations in New Delhi, India- fastest growing mobile market in the World.
Cisco unveils Mobile Government Solutions for state and local governments
  The Solution will help government agencies with tools to craft an overall e-Government strategy for implementation and benefiting from mobile technologies
Vodafone to spend US$ 2 Billion per annum to tap Indian mobile market and build support infrastructure


British cellular giant Vodafone plans to spend $2 billion annually to make inroads into the rapidly growing Indian telecom market, Chief Executive Arun Sarin said last week.
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