Full Name: Angelic Caroline Alihusain-del Castilho
Country of Residence: Suriname
Organisation: Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Senior Policy Advisor/Ambassador
Stakeholder group: Government/Civil society
Background (50 words): I have taken several courses in the area of Internet Governance and as a result submitted a project to the ministry of the Foreign Affairs of Suriname aiming for improved implementation of Surinamese foreign policy by using Internet. I am one of Diplo Foundations 2011 Emerging Leaders for the Digital World and participated in the IGF in Port of Spain, Trinidad in 2011
Motivation and goals (50 words): I am convinced that there is an increased need for representatives of non-IT experts from developing small nations, bringing an irreplaceable experience to the table. Future development of nations will be highy dependent on access to information through the Internet I strive to have Suriname, as a representative of small developing states, constantly involved in discussions, fighting to influence the global governance of this crucially important tool to guarantee access for those who need it the most!