IMPLEMENTATION OF THE PRINCIPLES OF ADMINISTRATIVE PROCEDURE IN THE PROVISION OF DIGITAL PUBLIC SERVICES: EU EXPERIENCE AND UKRAINIAN PRACTICE

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Published: Aug 25, 2023

  Natalia Khliborob

  Oleksandr Boiarsky

  Halyna Zabolotna

Abstract

The article is devoted to the implementation of the principles of administrative procedure in the provision of digital public services, focusing on the experience of EU countries and Ukrainian practice. The purpose of the study is to analyse the application of administrative procedural principles in the provision of digital public services, to assess the effectiveness of their implementation and to draw lessons for improving digital public services. The subject of the study is the search for ways to improve Ukrainian legislation on the administrative procedure of providing digital government services in accordance with the standards of EU countries. Methodology. The study uses general and special methods of scientific cognition. The method of analysis and synthesis makes it possible to analyse EU legislation and standards, national legislation, data from international official ratings, scientific publications, strategies and expert reviews in order to identify specific features of digital governance systems in EU countries. The comparative legal method makes it possible to see the main trends in the development of digital government initiatives, to outline the main directions and vectors of their implementation, and also to highlight the Ukrainian context of digital transformation and e-government initiatives with EU countries and. The systems method allows for a comprehensive study of the principles of administrative procedure, such as transparency, accessibility, efficiency and user-centredness, in the provision of digital public services in the context of digital governance. The comparative analysis method highlights the specifics of legal regulation of digital innovations in public administration in EU countries as well as in Estonia, Germany and Poland. Results. It has been established that EU countries have made significant progress in integrating the principles of administrative procedures into the provision of digital services, which has led to increased efficiency, user satisfaction and trust in public services. Ukrainian practice shows progress in aligning with these principles, with notable progress in expanding the availability of e-services and increasing automation. However, challenges remain in relation to ethical and legal frameworks, data protection and copyright issues in the use of digital technologies. This study contributes to the understanding of best practices in this area and offers practical recommendations for the further development of digital public services in Ukraine.

How to Cite

Khliborob, N., Boiarsky, O., & Zabolotna, H. (2023). IMPLEMENTATION OF THE PRINCIPLES OF ADMINISTRATIVE PROCEDURE IN THE PROVISION OF DIGITAL PUBLIC SERVICES: EU EXPERIENCE AND UKRAINIAN PRACTICE. Baltic Journal of Economic Studies, 9(3), 207-213. https://doi.org/10.30525/2256-0742/2023-9-3-207-213
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Keywords

administrative procedure, digital transformation, public services, automatic solutions, foreign experience, EU countries

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