The e-Governance Academy (eGA) helps governments increase the efficiency of governance and improve democratic processes. For this purpose, eGA analyse and create information about e-governance and transfer Estonian and international best practices around the world.
e-Governance Academy is a think tank and consultancy organisation founded for the creation and transfer of knowledge and best practice concerning e-governance, e-democracy, national cybersecurity and the development of open information societies.
eGA empowers central and local government decision-makers to lead digital transformation programs to create smart, sustainable and effective e-government, e-democracy and cyber security solutions. eGA actualises its mission through consultancy, training, networking, research and assisting in the implementation of e-government technical solutions.
eGA is an non-profit organisation brought into existence in 2002 by the United Nations Development Programme, Open Society Institute and the Government of Estonia.
eGA is an Advisory Observer of the Secure Identity Alliance (SIA), the global identity and secure e-Services advisory body, a member of Estonian Roundtable for Development Cooperation and a member of the Estonian Network of Estonian Nonprofit Organizations.