Ministry of Health has not only sought to collect as many participations and views posted by its Portal’s Visitor as possible, but it also attempts to activate such participations. Those intended participations are envisioned by the Ministry to be then transformed into tangible results with regards to the Ministry’s work-processes starting from specifying priorities and formulating Policies, in addition to making appropriate Decisions. Depending on such fruitful types of e-Participation in forming the general frameworks of all its plans, the Ministry has been inspired by the necessity of the common shared work where all community members can have their contributions to build a better society to achieve welfare for all. In accordance with such strategic way of thinking in all stages of work, the Ministry’s Portal has innovated a varied set of e-Participation channels that are aimed to push all community to participate in Decision-making and formulating policies relating to the Health Sector in Saudi Arabia.
e-Participation in making decision and formulating policies is implemented as follows: