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Author Publishing, OECD

Title Making Life Easy for Citizens and Businesses in Portugal : Administrative Simplification and E-Government
Published Paris : Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development, 2008
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Description 1 online resource (214 pages)
Contents Foreword; Table of Contents; Assessment and Proposals for Action; ©‰valuation et mesures propos©♭es; Chapter 1. Country Profile and Context; Chapter 2. Policies and Strategies; Chapter 3. Legal and Regulatory Context; Chapter 4. E-Government for Simplification; Chapter 5. Implementation Tools; Chapter 6. Performance Tools; Annex A. Economic and Social Background; Annex B. Public Governance Structure in Portugal; Annex C. History of E-Government in Portugal; Annex D. Methodology; Annex E. Survey on the Simplex Programmes, October-December 2007; Annex F. Main Initiatives in Simplex 2006-2008
Summary Reducing the time for registering a company from weeks and months to under one hour is a concrete result of a unique and ambitious initiative in Portugal to make the public sector more efficient and effective. The Simplex initiative aims at making life easier for citizens and businesses. It focuses on how e-government can be used as a lever for broader administrative simplification, making service delivery more coherent and efficient. This is the first integrated study undertaken by the OECD to analyse administrative simplification and e-government in a national context. By bringing those two
Notes Description based upon print version of record
Subject Administration publique
Internet dans l'administration publique
Political science.
Proce℗þdure administrative
Public administration.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9789264048263