Development of the ICT in the local self-government

The local self -governments in a period of 1, 5 years will adopt ICT -strategies. The local self-governments in cooperation with the Government should maintain sustainable, controlled and safe way to connect the local primary and high schools on the Internet, as well as access to the e-services in the education. The Ministry of information society will make efforts, in cooperation with ZELS, the NGO - sector, the Government of the Republic of Macedonia, the business sector and the foreign funds to organize series of trainings and workshops for construction of the municipal networks and pilot municipalities, which will implement the concept of Municipal Wireless и Municipal FTTx. Ai conference for promotion and establishment of the private - public partnership for creation and development of sustainable municipal electronic communication networks is planned to be organized. The initiative for inter-municipal border cooperation between the municipalities of the Republic of Macedonia and the municipalities from the neighboring countries, especially in the Euro-regions, will be used for realization of pilot projects. 

 

The local self-government established the necessary ICT infrastructure for functioning of the e-spots in the rural areas. The local self-governments in cooperation with the Government of the Republic of Macedonia should provide sustainable way of connection of the primary and highs schools on the Internet, as well as access to the e-services in the educational field.

 

Expected gains:

  • Increased number and better quality of the e-services, which will be offered by the municipalities for its citizens
  • Increased interest and usage of the ICT and e- services by the citizens on local level
  • Provided sustainable, secure and controlled internet access in all primary and high schools