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The European Interoperability Framework (EIF)  of the Interoperability Solutions for European Public Administrations (ISA)  Programme provides a conceptual framework for organisations, in particular public administrations, to understand the several levels of interoperability  (political, legal, organisational, semantic and technical). The EIF provides a set of recommendations for achieving interoperability without prescribing specific standards and specifications. The new Transformational Government Framework (TGF) of OASIS  hooks onto the interoperability levels of the EIF. For each level, it sets out policies, strategies, methods and standards which should be considered in any transformational (government) programme. For example, at the semantic level the TGF recommends governments to adopt a Metadata Management Policy  as explained in ISA’s whitepaper: “Towards Open Government Metadata” . At this same level, the TGF recommends the adoption of ISA’s Asset Description Metadata Schema (ADMS)  for improved sharing of government’s resources and assets .