Join the NIFO community to be always updated on the latest developments on digital public administration and interoperability across Europe!
The National Interoperability Framework Observatory (NIFO) is one of the mechanisms put in place by the European Commission as a monitoring tool, to regularly gather information on the state of play of digital public administration and interoperability activities within the EU Member States and associated countries.
The main mission of NIFO is to monitor the implementation of the revised version of the European Interoperability Framework (EIF) and to help foster the capacity building policy and modernisation of public administrations. By doing so, it aims at becoming an online community of practice and the prime source of information regarding digital public administration and interoperability matters within Europe.
The underlying philosophy of the NIFO community is to provide the most up-to-date information related to digital public administration and interoperability matters in Europe, by providing the following main services:
Through the Knowledge Centre, NIFO publishes the most up-to-date information on the state-of-play of digital public administration and interoperability.
ASSISTANCE AND SUPPORT
NIFO provides support, guidance, training material and expert advice to European national administrations to facilitate the implementation and alignment of their National Interoperability Framework (NIF) with the European one (EIF). These resources can also be accessed via the Knowledge Centre.
COMMUNITY OF PRACTICE
NIFO aims at fostering a community of practice around digital public administration and interoperability matters. To this end, it fosters engagement activities with European public administrations such as workshops and webinars, as well as publication of the most recent news and best practices.
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WHY USE NIFO?
✓ Stay informed on the latest developments and trends on digital public administration and interoperability in Europe thanks to the yearly publications of dedicated reports, as well as country factsheets and case studies.
✓ Find out about the current implementation of the revised EIF recommendations across Europe and get relevant data and KPIs on the countries’ implementation.
✓ Make use of the EIF Toolbox to receive guidance on how to set up interoperable digital public services by implementing the EIF, leveraging on existing solutions.
✓ Have access to training and guidelines to get a better understanding of the EIF and facilitate its implementation at national level.
✓ Raise awareness on digital public administration and interoperability initiatives, share best practices and discuss with professionals and experts operating these fields.