Information Technology Services Division

Given a steady increase in the number of cybersecurity incidents in the US, President Barack Obama, on February 12, 2013, issued Executive Order 13636 [1] entrusting the National Institute of Standards and Technologies (NIST) the development of the Cybersecurity Framework for the protection of critical infrastructures, which is now known as the NIST Cybersecurity Framework (CSF).

OAS and AWS Present White Paper to Strengthen Cybersecurity Capacity in the Americas through NIST Cybersecurity Framework.

History is being made in local Information and Communication Technology as the Government of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, through a Public Private Partnership with Digicel (SVG), Ltd., commences the installation of Subsea fiber cable between mainland Saint Vincent and the Grenadine islands of Bequia, Mustique, Canouan, and Union Island, with connections to Carriacou and Grenada.

Over 100 girls representing Saint Vincent’s rising talent in the ICT sector, will take part in the Caribbean.Girls.Hack - 2019 Hackathon, which is part of International Girls in ICT Day celebrations over the world. The Hackathon which is organised by SheLeadsIT co-founders, Ms. Bridget Lewis and Ms. Nicole Pitter Patterson, encourages and empowers young women to pursue studies and careers in ICT.

On Monday, 14th January, 2019, the government of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines along with the Caribbean Regional Communication Infrastructure Program (CARCIP) and telecommunications provider (Digicel), hosted a public consultation at the Methodist Church Hall in Kingstown.

The Governments of the Republic of China (Taiwan); and Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, are collaborating on an Intelligent Bus Management and Monitoring System Project.