David Brazier and Natasha Souza

David Brazier is Administrative Management Officer in the Office of the Director of Information and Communications Technology Division of the Department of Field Support (DFS) at the United Nations in New York. He has been in a variety of positions in DFS and the Department of Peacekeeping Operations with the United Nations over the last 12 years. Natasha Souza is Intern in the Information and Communications Technology Division of the Department of Field Support at the United Nations in New York. She is a graduate of Arizona State University.

The Information and Communications Technology Division (ICTD) of the Department of Field Support (DFS) in New York Headquarters is evolving as the natural conduit for transforming such technology on the ground, for harnessing and engaging non-traditional sources of funding, reaching out into new areas such as public-private partnerships, leveraging advances in corporate research and development programmes and establishing technology think-tank dialogues.