Director, Communications, Department of Communications, Government of Fiji
Mr. Shivnesh Prasad is the Director Communications with the Ministry of Justice and Communications. He joined the Department in 2011 and has been implementing Government initiatives and programmes aimed at increasing ICT accessibility, reforming spectrum management processes and improving monitoring and compliances. He leads a staff of 7 people in the Department of Communications.
As of May 2013 Shivnesh has also been appointed as the Acting Chairman of the Telecommunications Authority of Fiji, which is the telecommunications regulator and has been working closely with the Authority in the implementation of their work plan and activities.
Shivnesh holds a Masters in Commerce Degree, a Post Graduate Diploma in Sustainable Development Practices in Public Policy Programme, and a Diploma in Telecommunications Management. He has represented Fiji at numerous international forums and was also a panelist during PTC14.
Pacific Islands Workshop: Joining the Networked Planet - Policy Challenges for Pacific Small Island States
Sunday, 18 January 2015