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Our Divisions: Division for Public Institutions and Digital Government

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The Division focuses on the role, functioning and capacities of public institutions, especially in relation to the implementation of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development.  Its work addresses critical issues related to public administration, public services and institutional architecture and capacities. It looks at how to advance public sector reform and improve service delivery, including for the poorest and most vulnerable. The Division keeps track and explores innovative approaches, including for mobilizing ICT and e-government for sustainable development. Its overall objective is to help promote effective, accountable, inclusive and transparent institutions and public administration at all levels for the realization of the Sustainable Development Goals.

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