Dr Kris Rampersad is an independent development educator, facilitator, consultant, and multimedia producer/publisher. She has a BA First Class Honours and PhD degrees from the University of the West Indies; Diploma in Mass Communications from the Jawaharlal Nehru University, India; Commonwealth Professional Fellowship from the Association of Commonwealth Universities, UK; Nuffield Foundation Fellowship to Wolfson College, Cambridge University and the Foreign Press Centre of Japan along with numerous skills development training in management, leadership, diversity management, ICTs and new media, journalism, communications, fundraising, networking, gender equity, advocacy among others.
Since 2003 she has been engaged by international intergovernmental agencies in promotion of the development agenda particularly of Small Island Developing States towards social inclusion and multistakeholder engagements for poverty eradication through youth and gender empowerment and equity, education, literacy, communications, heritage and culture, food security, democratic engagement, and giving effect to the knowledge/ICT and creative economies. in media, culture, literature and gender.
Twitter @krisramp; @lolleaves; @glocalpot
Blog: Demokrissy: www.lkris-rampersad.blogspot.com