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The BACID III Project, funded by the Austrian Development Agency (ADA), has joined forces with the Network of Associations of Local Authorities in South-East Europe (NALAS) and the Centre for Public Administration Research KDZ to explore the digitalisation landscape in the Western Balkan 6 and Moldova. This report outlines the transformative potential of digitalisation at the local level, offering key insights for local and central governments, as well as the European Union.
The report covers various aspects of digital transformation, including the current state, potential for advancement, challenges, and best practices. It delves into sectors such as infrastructure, e-governance, cybersecurity, and open data, providing a holistic view. The significance of workforce skills, financial resources, and multilevel governance is also addressed.
Overall, the report serves as an inspirational guide for creating smart cities and enhancing citizen-centric services. By fostering cross-regional collaboration, it aims to unlock the true potential of digitaliSation, ensuring societal prosperity in the digital future.
To access the full report click here.