2The Gateway What will it do? How will it support the wider KM effort? One-stop access to country specific information on decent work, aggregated by policy components and descriptorsHow will it support the wider KM effort?Access to info and data currently scattered or non-existentFaster, better quality and lower cost knowledge productionWill help “build traffic” to existing ILO data bases, projects etc.Lean, proactive support function for HQ dept’s and fieldWill help answer key constituent question:What DW policies work, where and why?
5Benefits to key user groups Constituentsuser-friendly access to informationROs, DWTs, COs“need-to-know policy map”useful tool for advisory services, constituent dialogue and DWCP developmentHQ and Field Researchaccess to useful baseline data – policy briefsenhanced visibility to current programmes and projectsGeneral publicinformation about countries from DW perspective, ILO activities at country level, as well as general DW agenda
6Next steps… Mapping exercises by country, data, project Gateway development – structure, process, productDefine work flow and protocols – project managementEnable systems for document access, TC, I-Track, mission reports etc.Design user interfaceDetailed technical user specifications for IT development