COSMAS ZAVAZAVA, Chief of Department, Project Support and Knowledge Management, ITU/BDT

Dr. Cosmas Zavazava (Ph.D., LLM, MBA, MA, BBA, Dip. Systems Engineering), works in the Telecommunication Development Bureau of the ITU. He is a widely quoted author on information and communication technologies for development (ICT4D), least developed countries and small island developing states, and emergency telecommunications and climate change. He has developed and implemented a host of ICT projects across the globe. He has designed and deployed wireless solutions for development, risk disaster reduction, and disaster management including early warning systems for disaster response. He has a track record for fund raising. He has participated in international trade, environment, climate change and intellectual property negotiations.