A Cultural E-Government Readiness Model

Alia Sabri, Omar Sabri, Bassam Al-Shargabi
2012 Intelligent Information Management  
E-Government is defined as a system utilizing the Internet and the world-wide-web for delivering government information and services to citizens. This system reduces the processing costs, improves service delivery, and increases transparency and communication between a government and its citizens. The aim of this paper is to propose a new model to measure the readiness of e-Government according to cultural factors. By assessing to which degree these cultural factors are present/absent in a
more » ... ry and which of them have a significant impact on government readiness, the government will be able to identify their weakness and strength points, then build a preparing plan that can help them to achieve the readiness required toward a successful implementation of the e-Government systems.
doi:10.4236/iim.2012.45031 fatcat:gj64tmlp4vgvxaebj3dhvx7jne