Dubrovnik–Neretva County

  • The Dubrovnik–Neretva County is the southernmost Croatian County, located in south Dalmatia
  • On the local level, the Dubrovnik–Neretva County is subdivided into five cities and 17 municipalities
  • Total population of 122,870

ICT strategy

Description

Dubrovnik-Neretva County engaged InfoCumulus for development of ICT strategy.ž

Analysis showed that population of Dubrovnik-Neretva County use technology above the Croatian average, but economic activities of County’s ICT sector are pretty under the Croatian average. The strategy proposes a number of measures that can help to achieve objectives sat by European Union and Croatia.

Two main projects of strategy were:

  • Building high speed internet infrastructure throughout Dubrovnik-Neretva County
  • Establishment of a project organization that will be responsible for public services development by using ICT technology
Project objectives
  • Acceleration of economic growth
    • Increasing employment in high value added jobs
    • ICT industry development in Dubrovnik-Neretva County
    • Increasing the efficiency and competitiveness of strategic industries County by using ICT technology
  • Better quality of life for citizens
    • Accelerating administration processes in local government by using ICT technology
    • Remotely access to local government and self-government services through internet
    • Participation of all social groups in development of European society and usage of results of development
  • Alignment with the European Union regulations and policies
    • Digital Agenda for Europe 2020
    • Basic document for EU funds application
Deliverables
  • ICT strategy of Dubrovnik-Neretva County
  • Public discussion minutes
  • Interviews with stakeholders

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