The Punjab Information Technology recently launched its “Digital Punjab” report. This report is a comprehensive compilation of cross-sectoral initiatives pioneered by the Punjab Information Technology Board (PITB) to modernise governance processes since its restructuring in 2011. It lists down sector-specific projects as well as cross-sectoral initiatives. The latter have been pioneered with a holistic approach towards modernisation of governance infrastructure and transformation of citizen-government interface in the public sector of the province. The subsections explain the need for individual projects, the interventions enabled by the PITB and the impact of those interventions.
Read more about this report here.Digital Punjab
Talal Raza is a Program Manager at Media Matters for Democracy. He has worked with renowned media organizations and NGOs including Geo News, The Nation, United States Institute of Peace and Privacy International.