Agenzia per l'Italia Digitale

Country: 
Italy

AGID is a public body under the direct control of the Presidency of the Council of Ministers. It is mainly responsible for implementing the Italian Digital Agenda and has the mandate to perform the following tasks within the Italian Government: to contribute to the spread of the use of information and communication technologies (ICT); to develop technical requirements and guidelines; to enable full cooperation between information systems of governmental bodies and between these systems and the European Union; to support and promote initiatives in the field of digitization of documents by accelerating the process of computerization of administrative documents, promoting the removal of technical barriers; to promote and disseminate information initiatives as well as training for citizens and civil servants; to monitor the implementation of the ICT plans in public administrations in terms of effectiveness and efficiency. Finally, AGID is the reference body for the specification of the policies on data access in the Public Administration context

Acronym: 
AGID
Number: 
7