Thinking aloud

How can digital government contribute to the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals?

We’re often asked what contribution digital technology can make to sustainable development. I think the answer lies in the relationships between digital governments and the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). The SDGs are a list of goals approved  in 2015 by the UN General Assembly and all Member States as part of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development. They focus on economic development, social inclusion and environmental protection and constitute  “a plan of action for people, planet and prosperity”. The Agenda...