PLANNING E-GOVERNMENT: CASE OF GAZIANTEP METROPOLITAN
Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) are critical to improve the competitiveness of states and to meet the demands of its society and economy. In this respect states isolating from their classical bureacucracy, to e-government structures. ICT provides easy and less costly way of operations. Transition is continuing also in local governments. Thus the concept of locality is also changing and municipalities try to develop e-government facilities. The main aim of e-government is to inrease the life standart of it‟s citizens and to provide easyness in routin works for institutions. Infact many e-government projects offers advantages to the state and to the citizen. Municipalities have the chance and obligation of directing the most important subgroup of e-governments. In this paper, the degree of e-government execution is analized for Gaziantep Metropolitan with a questionnaire. According to the results of the study, Gaziantep Metropolitan is at the second stage (expanded dissemination of information) of e-government.
Internet and communication technologies, e-government, citizen