On this first #IDDTalk spoken entirely in English, Grace Lindo and Kevon Swift were the invited experts on this occasion. As Caribbean citizens, they had the mission of giving a light regarding Digital Development issues in their Region.
This video is available in Spanish
Thursday 26th August 2021. A very enriching conversation between IDD LAC director, Andrés Piazza, and IDD LAC Head of Communication, Sofía Zerbino; Grace Lindo, commercial, Intellectual Property and tech lawyer; and Kevon Swift, twelve years experience in international ICT affairs and digital policy, currently in LACNIC as Head of Strategic Relations and Integration.
During the talk, they addressed some topics like Challenges that the region has to face, some related to its geographical and/or sociopolitical context. Also some issues due to the covid pandemic. They also referred to the question of whether there is space for cooperation with Latin America despite the difference in needs and urgencies of both regions.
The conversation was recorded, and it is available below: