The Ministry for development of information technologies and communications of Uzbekistan has created a special portal ”Innovative ideas for development of ICT” idea.mitc.uz, where everyone can send their ideas in the field of ICT development directly to the Ministry.
To do this, a user should pass a simple registration procedure on this site, read and approve offer and send proposals in Uzbek or Russian on five areas: information technology, education, e-government, telecommunications and mail.
To date, 40 ideas have been submitted through portal concerning various aspects of ICT development in Uzbekistan. Particularly, idea of providing long-term funding for maintenance of important information systems, operated by public authorities was presented. The idea of developing country’s fiber-optic network was also proposed.