MARITZA DELGADO, International Telecommunication Union, BDT

Is a Programme Officer of LSE Division of BDT Bureau, ITU. She is responsible in assisting countries when disaster strikes and in the aftermath; She has participated in various Conferences and workshops on Emergency Telecommunications and providing hands-on training to Member States and experts. She participates in various working groups on Emergency Telecommunication within the United Nations and its Specialized Agencies. She is also a Focal point of Question 22/2 responsible for “Utilization of telecommunications/ICTs for disaster preparedness, mitigation and response”.