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April 24, 2017

Introduction of About Us

Information Technology Resources Development Authority of Western Province was established on 03.02.2000 under Information Technology Resource Development Statute of Western Province No. 06 of 2000 with a view to utilize information and data relevant to accomplishing of the tasks and functions assigned to the Western Province Provincial Council properly, efficiently and effectively; analysis and development of system and planning;to regularize and expand computer education and related affairs; to provide the benefits of information technology development to public and for matters consequential thereto.

The objectives of establishing this Authority are as follows according to the statute.

• Planning and implementation of information technology and computer related affairs on behalf of Provincial
Council.

• Providing information technology services to public.

• Regularizing computer education and training of institutions functioning within the Provincial Council.

• Carrying out surveys, researches and studies required for proper implementation of provisions of this
statute.

• Taking necessary measures related to studying of knowledge on information technology and computer                   science.

• Providing technical, financial and other assistance to institutions engaged in information technology
resource development activities within the province.

• Maintaining all the affairs required to implement provisions of this statute.

• Collecting and maintaining information and data required to implement this statute properly.

• Conducting surveys, researches and studies that may be required to information technology resource
development within the province.

• Conducting surveys, researches and studies that may be required to implement the provisions this statute
properly.

• Taking necessary measures to promote knowledge related to information technology and computer science.

• Providing technological, financial and other assistance to institutions engaged in information technology
resource development affairs within the province.

• Maintaining all the affairs required to implement provisions of this statute.

Functions

 

i. Information technological resource development in Provincial public institutions.

ii. Bringing in information and communication technology facilities to regional level.

iii. Providing information technology infrastructure facilities to Provincial public institutions and providing          software related solutions.

iv. Converting Information Technology Resource Development Authority to a consumer oriented institution.

v. Creating teaching methods, courses and other facilities in a manner supporting technological knowledge              and skills of public service officers.

vi. Training and retaining lecturers and Instructor Resource Persons.

With the objective of maximizing the services provided to the public of Western Province by upgraded service providing of institutions of Western Province through improvement of physical and human resources related to information and communication technology in Western Province, the project to expand and improve information and communication technology facilities of Authority in Western Province has been established under this institution.