e-Governance Academy (eGA)

The digital transformation of a country requires teamwork at the highest level

Published on: 25/11/2019
Last update: 26/11/2019


eGA is a non-profit think tank and consultancy organisation, a joint initiative of the Government of Estonia, Open Society Institute (OSI) and the United Nations Development Programme. eGA’s mission is to help governments increase their governance efficiency and improve their democratic processes. 

eGA is empowering central and local government decision-makers to lead digital transformation programmes to create smart, sustainable and effective e-government, e-democracy and cyber security solutions through consultancy, training, networking, research and assistance in the implementation of e-government technical solutions.

To date, eGA has cooperated with more than 200 organisations and trained more than 5,500 officials in 130 countries and regions. eGA is playing key roles in e-government and digital transformation policy planning and implementation including the formation of the lead organisations responsible for developing a nation’s interoperability framework and related legal and technical framework development and management.

eGA is offering customised study tours and training programmes in the area of digital transformation. More information about the eGA and training topics you can find here.