The First Steps of e-Governance in Lithuania: From Theory to Practice

  • Arünas Augustinaitis
  • Rimantas Petrauskas
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series


The article provides theoretical analysis of e-governance steps in Lithuania, based on comparative analysis of conceptual documents, strategies and plans, also draws conclusions on shortcommings thereof, and practical analysis of the issue. Existing two theoretical concepts of e-government in Lithuania are examined against selected theoretical and methodological criteria, while practical evaluation of e-governance steps in Lithuania is measured by experimental research of internet communication quality between citizens and government in Lithuania. In particular the research is targeted at websites of different public institutions and their feedback to citizens.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Arünas Augustinaitis
    • 1
  • Rimantas Petrauskas
    • 1
  1. 1.Law university of LithuaniaVilniusLithuania

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