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Re: Glossary for group input

From: Jose M. Alonso <josema@w3.org>
Date: Thu, 7 May 2009 11:25:16 +0200
Cc: "Sharron Rush" <srush@knowbility.org>, "eGov IG" <public-egov-ig@w3.org>
Message-Id: <32E03B90-19A2-4688-BE08-91E0F62F0FAD@w3.org>
To: "Peristeras, Vassilios" <vassilios.peristeras@deri.org>
El 07/05/2009, a las 7:56, Peristeras, Vassilios escribió:
> Hello Sharron,
>
> Some comments…
>
> eGovernment
> activities of electronic government (or e-government, e-gov, digital  
> government, online government or, in a certain context,  
> transformational government) refers to the use of internet  
> technology as a platform for exchanging information, providing  
> services and transacting with citizens
>
> Two issues:
> a) the definition covers only “internet technologies”
> b) it covers only the G2C transactions and not G2G (back office).
>
> There are several broader definitions available from UN, OECD, EU,  
> why not reusing one?

We could keep ours very short and even point to the other ones.  
Remember I also found one from The World Bank at: http://go.worldbank.org/M1JHE0Z280

Again, I like the idea of having the glossary as an ongoing effort.

-- Jose
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