"Informational Kazakhstan – 2020" State program Printable versionLast update: 15.02.2021
Today, in the age of information the modern life cannot be imagined without information technology. As a result of the rapid development of the information revolution, information has become the most important resource governance. There was even a new term - the informational government. «Informational Kazakhstan – 2020» State Program was approved by the Decree of the President of Kazakhstan in 2013 January 8. In this article we will try to find out the details of its main tasks and directions.
What the informational society is?
In the information society information is the main resource, namely on the basis of information awareness on a wide variety of processes and phenomena can be effectively and optimally build any activity. The main criteria for the development of information society is the availability of computers, the development of computer networks and the number of people employed in the field of information, as well as using information and communication technologies in their daily activities.
The Information Society is aimed at achieving a high level of people's welfare at the expense of advanced and affordable innovation and information technology infrastructure.
Kazakhstan in its turn is objectively involved in the process of becoming a global information society. Therefore, to create all the necessary conditions was developed «Informational Kazakhstan – 2020» State Program, they will allow our country to carry out a full transition to an information society.
Informational society in Kazakhstan perspective
Infocommunication technologies developing at full speed become important factors of society modernization. The effect on economic indicators of people lifestyle characterizes the importance of ICT development for the economy and life of modern Kazakhstan citizens.
During the last years in Kazakhstan made a significant progress in ICT sector.
The sphere of mail communication, telecommunication and Internet access is developing actively.
For improvement of quality of the services provided to the population and business a lot of work on improvement of activity of the population «State-owned corporation «Government for citizens» NJSC is carried out, Mechanisms of dialogue and feedback of the state with the population and business by means of Internet resources of government bodies, virtual receptions, Internet conferences are realized. But creation of the informational society does not end, continuous work is conducted.
Program provided conditions for creation of opportunities to citizens to master and receive skills of work with information technologies by means of electronic education, lifelong training and preparation, to work remotely, to receive services of available electronic health care. Also, for creation of more open, available and competitive economy of our country, the Program provides the maximum introduction of intellectual systems in fundamental branches of economy.
It is supposed that the State program "Information Kazakhstan – 2030" will become the final stage of realization of transition of Kazakhstan to information society.
Main purposes and tasks of the «Informational Kazakhstan» state program
Program realization steps