Directorate of ICT
The Government of The Gambia is committed to the utilization of Information and Communication Technology (ICT) tools; development or acquisition of application and system software; acquisitions of hardware equipment; construction of computer networks; and development of Internet technologies for meaningful socio-economic transformation.
The Primary Roles of the Cadre:
➢ Co-ordinate ICT activities throughout the Government.
➢ Advise and help in managing and maintaining all the electronic operating systems.
➢ Assist and advise Government on ICT policies and ensuring their implementation.
➢ Ensure that Government services go online through networking and linking departments.
➢ Attract into the Cadre people with the required ability, ambition and integrity through the provision of a well-defined career structure in ICT activities.
➢ Ensure uniformity of standards, procedure and quality of work for the delivery of an effective and efficient service in the areas of information, communication and technology services.
➢ Prescribe realistic qualification requirements, training and promotion criteria to maintain professional standards.