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Awards Attained by the eGovernment Program (2007-2015)

During its short journey, the Information & eGovernment Authority has gained a tremendous record of achievements and milestones; making its program an icon in the map of internationally developed countries in this sector. It has staged its powerful presence as a strong competitor within the GCC, Arab and global regions.

GCC Awards

  • GCC eGovernment Award 2015
    Best Government eService "National Payment Aggregator".
     
  • Sheikh Salem Al-Ali Al-Sabah Informatics Award 2014 
    Best Government Portal category “The National Portal (Bahrain.bh)” eGovernment Authority.
     
  • GCC  eGovernment Award 2013
    Excellence Project Category “Issuance of Insurance Policies for King Fahad Causeway” United Insurance.
     
  • GCC eGovernment Award  2013
    Excellence Project Category “Traffic Payment Contravention Mobile Application” General Directorate of Traffic,  Ministry of Interior.
     
  • GCC eGovernment Award 2013
    Excellence Project Category “National Payment Aggregator” eGovernment Authority.
     
  • GCC eGovernment Award 2013
    Best Government Portal category “eBirth System”Ministry of Health.
     
  • GCC Award during the 5th Regional Human Resources Expansion Middle East Congress 2011
    Preferred CEO category.
     
  • Excellence Award for Best CEO 2010
    GCC Public Entities – HR.
     
  • GCC eGovernment Award 2009
    Best eService category “eTendering System”.
     
  • GCC eGovernment Award 2009
    ​Best eEconomy category“eInvestor”.
  • GCC eGovernment Award 2009 
    Best eProject category“Najem System”Ministry of Interior.
     
  • GCC eGovernment Award 2009
    Best eService category “eTenders Service”Tender Board 
    “eBilling Service” Electricity & Water Authority.
     
  • GCC eGovernment Award 2009
    Best eService category“eBirth System.

Arab Awards

  • Smart Government Excellence Award 2016
    For substantial achievements in implementing the National eGovernment Strategy in Bahrain.

  • Security Strategist Award  2011
    Implementing the Best Practices & International Standards in Information Security category "eGovernment Authority".
  • Arab eContent Award 2011 
    eGovernment & Institutions category “eGovernment Portal” eGovernment Authority.
  • Arab League's eGovernment Shield 2010 
    eCreativity category “Shura Council”.
  • Arab League's eGovernment Shield 2010
    Structure Creativity category “Ministry of Works”.
     
  • Arab League's eGovernment Shield 2010 
    eCreativity category “Ministry of Finance”.
  • Arab Golden Chip Awards 2009
    Best eContent category “Parliament Websites” Shura Council.
  • Arab Golden Chip Awards 2009
    Best eGovernment Application category “eBirth System” Ministry of Health.
  • Arab Golden Chip Awards 2009 
    eHealth & Environment category.
  • Arab Golden Chip Awards 2009 
    eScience category .
  • Arab Golden Chip Awards 2009
    eGovernment & Entities  category.
  • Arab Golden Chip Awards 2008
    Best eGovernment Applications on the Internet category.

International Awards and Recognitions

  • ICTs in Sustainable Development Award 2015
    H.R.H. Prince Khalifa bin Salman Al Khalifa, Prime Minister of Kingdom of Bahrain has been awarded by International Telecommunication Union (ITU) for his remarkable achievements and contributions in ICT for Sustainable Development. 
    Bahrain & UN through the years (Book)
    - ICT Sustainable Development Award (Video, 5 minutes 18 seconds)
  • United Nations honors the Kingdom of Bahrain 
    for positioning itself as one of the top 20 worldwide countries -  arising from its remarkable performance in 2014.
  • UN Public Service Award 2014 
    Improving the Delivery of Public Services category “National Health Information System (I-SEHA)”.
  • UN Public Service Award 2014 
    Promoting Whole-of-Government Approaches in the Information Age category “The National Contact Centre”.
  • UN Public Service Award 2013 
    Advances Government Knowledge Management category “Integrated Service Delivery Platform (ISDP)”.
  • United Nations Public Service Award 2012 
    Advances Government Knowledge Management category (The Integrated Workflow Management System ‘Zajel’ Project).
  • FutureGov Award 2012
    Public Sector Organization of the Year in the Middle East category.
  • eWorld Forum Award 2011 
    Best Innovative Initiative in Governance category “National Enterprise Architecture Project”.
  • 12th European Bled Forum 2011
    Remarkable Efforts of the eGovernment Authority CEO Mr. Mohammed AlQaed  For developing the  eGovernment Program in Bahrain and achieved success in leading  the authority.
  • Cisco Innovation Award 2010 
    Deployment and Successful Implementation of Innovative ICT category “eGovernment Authority" Outstanding Achievements and Efforts.
  • I4d Award 2008 
    Best eGovernment Projects and Initiatives category.
  • United Nations World Summit Award 2010 
    Mobile Content in ‘M-Government & Participation’ category “Mobile Portal”.
  • United Nations Public Service Awards 2010 
    Advancing Knowledge Management in Government category “National Enterprise Architecture Project”.
  • United Nations Public Service Awards 2010 
    Improving Transparency, Accountability and Responsiveness in the Public Service category  “eGovernment Portal”.
  • United Nations Public Service Awards 2010
    Outstanding Progress among top 20 countries in the UN eGovernment Development Report - Achieving the 13th position, following its previous rank of 42nd.


Page Last Updated: 11 Sep, 2017