Soon Philippines e-Government in Eastern Visayas (EV) would be realised through the full implementation of the EV Online.
The Regional Development Council (RDC) will provide the fund for the development of the EV online portal, individual websites of RDC members and the operating expenses for its implementation. The main of the e-Government programme is to enhance access and delivery of government information through the Internet and build better relationship between the government and the public. The primary models of e-Government, includes Government-to-Citizen or Government-to-Customer (G2C); Government-to-Business (G2B); and Government-to-Government (G2G) where the most anticipated benefits include improved efficiency, convenience and better accessibility of public services. The United Nations-American Society for Public Administration (UN-ASPA) will develop the first of the five stages, which is the Emerging Web Presence, the site serve as source of public information, information on the government, frequently asked questions (FAQs), and contact numbers. Eastern Visayas Online will provide various public information and services through the internet, enable the government/public to use the internet widely in all public affairs, and provide faster and efficient government transactions. The main purpose of an EV Online portal is to develop and host the websites of RDC members without websites, to update and improve those currently with websites, and continuously provide updated, relevant and useful information.