Factors hindering effective management of government information in Kenya : WSIS follow - up conference on access to information and knowledge for development
Author(s)/Corporate Author (s)Kamar Nerisa;
United Nations. Economic Commission for Africa;
International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions;
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The role of government information in good governance is explained and the factors hindering effective management of this information in Kenya are discussed. These factors relate to lack of a National Information Policy, poor information communication technology infrastructure, unqualified manpower, information illiteracy, poor remuneration, and lack of commitment from the information professionals. It concludes with how the hindering factors may be handled to ensure timely flow of government information.