Category Archives: Public policies and eGovernment

Study on the benefits and drawbacks of remote voting solutions to support the preparation of a best practice guide for the use of digital tools to facilitate the exercise of EU citizens’ political rights’

Open Evidence in consortium with RAND Europe has been commissioned to conduct the “Study on the benefits and drawbacks of remote voting solutions to support the preparation of a best practice guide for the use of digital tools to facilitate the exercise of EU citizens’ political rights”. The study is carried out on behalf of the Directorate-General […]

Youth, social media, and the Internet

Study on the impact of the internet and social media on youth participation and youth work. The study focuses on how the internet and social media influence young people’s active citizenship and political participation and explores non-formal learning methods and tools which can lead to the development of relevant skills and competences. As youth work […]

Assessment of implementation of the EU eGovernment Action Plan 2011 – 2015

The objective of the study is to assess the implementation of the Action Plan with a view to recommend concrete actions to be taken by the EU and the EU Member States under the new eGovernment Action Plan 2016 – 2020. Open Evidence participates in the project “Assessment of implementation of the EU eGovernment Action […]

Open Government Services

The study on the new generation of eGovernment services has been launched in August 2015 by the European Commission in order to provide an analysis of the new generation of Open eGovernment Services as well as of how the public sector can become an agent of innovation. The aim of the study is to produce […]

Digital Action Day 2014 – Stakeholders Online engagement

The Digital Action Day 2014  (DAD 2014) took place in Brussels, Belgium on 29 September 2014. It is the main EU tech policy event of 2014, and it focussed on the two key themes of Digital Disruption and Transformation. The objectives of the event are to: Make other policy areas become ‘demandeurs’ for digital. Bring better digital aspects into […]

Study on online gambling and adequate measures for the protection of consumers of gambling services

The objective of this study was to assess the behavioural response of consumers of online gambling services to protective measures tested in experimental settings. While online gambling is crossing borders by nature, protective measures for consumers are fragmented across the Member States of the EU. As there are no EU measures existing alongside the various […]

Feasibility study on using automated technologies to support policy-making

The objective of this study is to assess the technological requirements and available tools on Internet-related policy-making process and develop an online platform that collects and analyses information thereon. It is sought to provide a set of recommendations on the best “internal governance framework” of this platform, ensuring maximum levels of transparency, accountability, independence and […]

In-depth contextual analysis of the 2012 eGovernment benchmark

In light of the eGovernment benchmarking exercise of 2012, the objective of the study is to perform in-depth analysis of the data collected in the 2012 eGovernment benchmarking exercise in order to obtain relevant insights on the state of eGovernment in Europe in the context of current EU eGovernment policy, and to produce a coherent […]

Specialistic support with regard to evaluation of the Kublai Initiative

The objective of this project is the evaluation and the feasibility study of the Kublai Initiative. Kublai is a collaborative environment for the development of ideas and projects, created in 2008 by the Department for Development and Economic Cohesion of the Italian Ministry of Economic Development. The main objective of Kublai is helping to turn […]