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Jordan

Develop an Interactive Observatory Forum for Citizens to Monitor the Implementation of the Government’S Plans and Progress (JO0053)

Overview

At-a-Glance

Action Plan: Jordan Third National Action Plan 2016-2018

Action Plan Cycle: 2016

Status: Inactive

Institutions

Lead Institution: Government of Jordan

Support Institution(s): NA

Policy Areas

Capacity Building, E-Government, Public Participation, Social Accountability

IRM Review

IRM Report: Jordan End-of-Term Report 2016-2018

Starred: No

Early Results: Marginal

Design i

Verifiable: Yes

Relevant to OGP Values: Access to Information , Technology

Potential Impact:

Implementation i

Completion:

Description

Status quo or problem addressed by the commitment: This commitment primarily seeks to ensure that Jordan’s Plan seriously and comprehensively implements the e-Government project. It aims to establish a mechanism within the project that will provide an outlet for citizens to view the Government’s implementation of its plans, procedures and projects in an interactive manner. Main objective: Strengthen the public’s interactive monitoring of government performance and its implementation of its various procedures, plans and projects. Brief description of commitment: Launch a central electronic portal for citizens, members of the Parliament, donors and investors to follow up on the implementation progress. OGP challenge addressed by the commitment: Enhance public credibility; strengthen government monitoring by citizens; improve the level of public services; strengthen transparency and accountability practices within public sector institutions. Relevance: This commitment intersects with strengthening public participation in monitoring the government’s performance, through the use of technology, in order to achieve accountability and transparency. Ambition: Through the use of information technology, the Jordanian Government aspires to establish a public perception of transparency and stability of public sector procedures and performance within the framework of the government’s general strategy to strengthen the society’s knowledge and transparency.

IRM End of Term Status Summary

For details of this commitment, see the Jordan End-of-Term Report 2016-2018.

Commitments

Open Government Partnership