Jennifer Britton

CARICOM Secretariat
Deputy Programme Manager - Information and Communication Technology for Development

Jennider Britton has over 20 years of experience in the Information Technology. This includes: Local and wide area networking (LAN/WAN), systems analysis, business process re-engineering, project management and policy formulation. Her current position is a Regional Coordinator and Lead Technical Adviser on ICT for Development (ICT4D) for/at the CARICOM Secretariat.

Responsibilities include:

•Regional Policy formulation, coordination and oversight of implementation, technical assistance – related to ICT4D ,the Information Society and Digital Economy;
•Development of the CARICOM Single ICT space;
•Focal point for the CARICOM Girls in ICT partnership;
•Initiating programmes for strengthened coordination and interaction among Member States and associated members, Regional and International Agencies with respect to ICT/ Information Society/ Digital Economy;
•Proposal writing for presentation to International Development partners

Her other interests include, empowering women and youth through ICT; Socio-economic research in ICT, Information design and organisation, coaching, Meeting management, Cooking, and teaching herself Spanish. She holds a Masters of Science – Electrical Engineering with a minor in Computer Science.