Open Government is increasingly perceived as a new paradigm for ICT-enabled government transformation offering a number of instruments for improved governance, transparency and innovation. Ulyanovsk Oblast of Russia has already made substantial progress in e-government, IT industry development and IT literacy, and has taken practical steps that have made it an early leader in Open Government initiatives in Russia, as recognized in a study published in May 2012 by the Russian Institute of the Information Society.
Are you between 18 – 30 years of age?
Are you interested in a career in development practice?
Are you engaged in or would like to engage with a youth network working on Youth related development issues?
If yes, join us at the World Bank Sri Lanka Youth Open House, interact with World Bank staff and learn more…
Date: September 1, 2011
Venue: First Floor Conference Room, World Bank Colombo Office, 1st Floor- DFCC Bank building, 73/5, Galle Road Colombo 3
Please note: space is limited and admission will be on first come first serve basis. If you plan to attend, please send a request with a brief introduction to firstname.lastname@example.org by 4:00 p.m. on Monday August 29, 2011. Please clearly indicate the session/sessions you would like to attend. We will then send you a gate pass to attend confirming your participation.