World e-Governments Organization of Cities and Local Governments (WeGO) launches the 1st WeGO awards in 2012.
WeGO Awards aims to recognize and promote outstanding practices of e-government of cities and local governments that used information and communication technologies to improve administrative efficiency and citizens’ access to public services.
WeGO Awards is open to all the cities as well as public organizations and agencies around the world, and the winners will be awarded at the 2nd General Assembly of WeGO to be held in Barcelona in November 2012.
All applications must be submitted online at http://awards.we-gov.org. Each city can submit up to two applications.
WeGO Awards are given in the following five categories:
(c) Open City
(d) Urban Management
(e) Digital Divide
How to Apply
l Go to http://awards.we-gov.org and download attachment packages of WeGO Awards before you start online application.
l The form will have to be filled out entirely in English. No applications in other languages will be accepted.
l Each project should be submitted for one category only.
Application Submission: February 1 2012 – May 31 2012
Announcement of Winners: October 2012
Awarding Ceremony: November 2012 at the 2nd General Assembly of WeGO in Barcelona
Ms. Sunyoung Jung
Communications Coordinator, Secretariat of WeGO, Seoul, Korea