Durand, Director, retired (in Australia), Telecommunications, Forum
Secretariat, South Pacific Forum, Fiji.
Durand, as Director of Telecommunications for the Forum Secretariat,
made a major policy contribution in the region by encouraging
formation of a telecommunications association that included users
and other government ministries in the Pacific. He was also
in ensuring that PEACESAT was on the agendas of important telecommunication
policy conferences in the South Pacific.
his tenure, the Forum Secretariat issued an endorsement of PEACESAT
as a means of facilitating public service telecommunications for
Jahn, Director, Telecommunications Policy for Mexico and Micronesia,
U.S. Department of State.
Jahn has facilitated discussions of PEACESAT at the policy
level in the Federated States of Micronesia, the Republic of the
Marshall Islands, and the Republic of Palau. He also served
Hub Site Evaluation Committee. His keen sense of humor has been
very much appreciated by the program.