Five fellows have been selected by DiploFoundation to attend the 7th Internet Governance Forum in Baku, Azerbaijan in November. The fellows’ participation is being sponsored by VeriSign as part of its continued support for DiploFoundation's IG capacity building initiatives.
The fellows are among some of the best participants of DiploFoundation’s Internet Governance Capacity Building Programme 2012. The fellowships will enable the participants to attend the meeting, participate in the debates, and make a positive contribution to their country or region.
The selected fellows are:
Trevor Phipps was born on St. Kitts-Nevis, an island in the Eastern Caribbean and has a BSc in Mathematics and Computer Science from The University of the West Indies (Jamaica). He previously worked as a database programmer for an online Internet casino/sports book (hosted on St. Kitts). He is currently employed as the IT Manager at Caribbean Credit Card Corporation based on St. Kitts.