Mandate of the Ministry of Public Telecommunications

The mandate of the Ministry of Public Telecommunications is to develop an enabling environment for the increased use of Information, Communication and Technology (ICT) across all sectors within Guyana. The creation of a digital Government that provides, improved services to citizens and the development of a viable ICT private sector that will create wealth, employment and contribute significantly to the Gross Domestic Product (GDP). The Ministry is also tasked with the dissemination of information about the Ministry’s initiatives and encourage nationwide, multi-stakeholder inputs via workshops, online platforms/social media, media sessions and knowledge sharing programmes.