Title: Planning e-government start-up: a case study on e-Sri Lanka

Authors: Reggie Davidrajuh

Addresses: Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Stavanger University College, PO Box 8002, N-4068 Stavanger, Norway

Abstract: This paper analyses the proposed implementation strategies of e-government in Sri Lanka. Firstly, the vision of e-Sri Lanka is presented, that is the information and communication technology development roadmap to achieve e-governance. Secondly, a literature study on e-government start-up is given. Also given in the literature study is an approach for analysing implementation strategies; this approach is based on the theory of connection. Thirdly, the proposed implementation strategies are presented and, finally, the strategies are analysed.

Keywords: e-government; e-Sri Lanka; theory of connection; e-readiness.

DOI: 10.1504/EG.2004.004139

Electronic Government, an International Journal, 2004 Vol.1 No.1, pp.92 - 106

Published online: 31 Mar 2004 *

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