e-Jaalakam , a Model e- Governance Literacy Project of the Department, aims to enhance the capacity of the public to access various online services of the Government
Dr. Nirmala Padmanabhan, Head, Department of Economics, St. Teresa’s College, Ernakulam was honoured with the CSI-Valiant e-Governance Promoter Award for her active involvement in promoting e-Governance literacy among students and the community. The team compiled the URLs of more the 100 useful websites Vivara Nidhi, a citizen’s handbook on e-Governance that handholds the public in their efforts to access 23 core e-governance services and e-Mithram, a handbook for students introducing them to egovernance were also published.
Benazir Nazeem Navaz and Irene Lizbeth George of III BA Economics represent the college and Kerala state , in the 19th national e- governance awards organized by DARPG, Ministry Of Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions , Government of India at Nagpur from 21st -22nd January 2016
Digital India Week Activities
Digital India, is a project of the Government of India aiming in transforming India into a digitally empowered society with digitally literate citizens and thus, bringing India into the mainstream even in International affairs.
During the digital India week, the department organized following activities in the college .
a). one day camp for opening Digi-locker,
b). Debate on the topic “Digital India-Prospects and Problems” , and
c). “Towards Digital India through e-Jaalakam” a continuous programme in association with Ernakulam District Residents Association Apex Council (EDRAAC).
As part of Digital India Week, e-Jaalakam team of the Department of Economics, St.Teresa’s College, conducted a one day camp for Opening Digilocker on June 30th 2015 with support from Akshaya Project, Ernakulam District.
To create a digital locker account, Digi Locker