DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION OF BULGARIA FOR THE PERIOD 2020-2030
The national strategic document, “Digital Transformation of Bulgaria for the period 2020-2030” was adopted by Decision of the Council of Ministers № 493 of 21 July 2020. It defines the vision and policy objectives for the digital transformation of our country for the next decade as a generalized policy framework, which includes the National Program “Digital Bulgaria 2025”, the priorities of the “National Development Program BULGARIA 2030”, as well as a number of other national strategic documents with a technological component, covering the period up to 2030.
The document describes 6 objectives to be achieved over this 10-year period:
- Deploy a secure digital infrastructure
- Ensure access to adequate technical knowledge and digital skills
- Strengthening research and innovation capacity
- Unlock the potential of data
- Digitalisation for a circular low carbon economy
Enhancing the efficiency of government and the quality of public services
A total of 17 impact areas for the period up to 2030 are described in the strategy document: digital infrastructure; cyber security; research and innovation; education and training; labor market adaptation; digital economy; agriculture; transport; energy; environment and climate; health; finance; culture; disinformation and media literacy; territorial development; digital governance; and security and citizen participation in the democratic process.
The development of digital technologies and their integration into all spheres of economic and social life necessitates a rethinking of the approach to harnessing their exceptional potential for enhancing the competitiveness of the Bulgarian economy, increasing demand and supply and the efficiency of public services and successfully tackling the main social challenges in the period until 2030.
The full text of the National Strategic Document “Digital Transformation of Bulgaria for the period 2020-2030” can be found at the following link:
Digital skills for all
Digital skills for the workforce
Digital skills for ICT professionals
Digital skills in education
Digital skills for public administration
Scope of the strategy
Latest update of the strategy