United Nations E-Government Survey​ Local Online Service Index (LOSI) Webinar Series ​Episode 1 – Jordan ​


7 September 2022, Wednesday​

10.00-11.00 EST​

 Zoom registration link: https://bit.ly/LOSI_EPISODE1

The first LOSI webinar series organized by the Digital Government Branch (DGB) of the DPIDG / UN DESA  will focus on the application of LOSI methodology in Jordan. This one-hour webinar will host researchers who conducted the study in 19 cities in the country. The webinar will also highlight opportunities and challenges in e-government at city level while aiming at information sharing and capacity building.


10.00 - 10.05 ​

Opening remarks ​

Mr. Juwang Zhu, Director, Division for Public Institutions and Digital Government (DPIDG), UN DESA  ​

​10.05 - 10.55 ​

Online Webinar 1: E-government at local levels as part of the United Nations E-Government Survey  ​​

Moderator: Mr. Vincenzo Aquaro, Chief, Digital Government Branch (DGB), UN DESA / DPIDG  ​ ​

Introduction to LOSI Methodology 

Mr. Deniz Susar, Governance and Public Administration Officer, DGB ​ 

Speakers:  ​

  • Dr. Ayman Abdelhadi Al arabiat, expert researcher of e-government at Al-Balqaʼ Applied University ​

  • Dr. Dimitrios Sarantis, Postdoctoral Fellow at UNU-EGOV ​ ​

Interactive discussion ​ ​

10.55 - 11.00 ​

Closing Remarks  

Ms. Delfina Soares, Head, United Nations University Operating Unit on Policy-Driven Electronic Governance (UNU-EGOV) ​




Webinar Recording