The Approach of the European Union to the Information Society

16-06-2003

This paper deals with the European Union approach to the information society. It defines the emerging information society as a new model of socio-economic development due to the increasing use of Information and Communications Technologies in our everyday life. The paper also provides a survey of the state of play of the information society within the European Union.

This paper deals with the European Union approach to the information society. It defines the emerging information society as a new model of socio-economic development due to the increasing use of Information and Communications Technologies in our everyday life. The paper also provides a survey of the state of play of the information society within the European Union.