Senator Hon. J. Kwasi Thompson Speaks Virtually at the 6th E-Government Ministerial Meeting of Latin America and the Caribbean

Senator Hon. J. Kwasi Thompson speaks virtually at the 6th E-Government Ministerial Meeting of Latin America and the Caribbean
Minister of State for Grand Bahama, Senator the Hon. J. Kwasi Thompson speaks on the progress of digitization in our country.
Minister Thompson spoke virtually to the 6th E-Government Ministerial Meeting of Latin America and the Caribbean under the theme “Digital Transformation for Economic and Social Reactivation”.
Minister Thompson shared the government’s digital journey with the overarching goal to deliver services and programmes that foster transparency, effectiveness and efficiency, and reduce cost.
He expressed that the main focus is to reduce or remove the movement of paper or documents between customer and government, and agency-to-agency as well as to reduce or remove the need for the public officer to review and approve.
For more information read his speech below.
19 November 2020
Office of the Prime Minister
Commonwealth of The Bahamas
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