Chengetai Masango

Secretariat of the Internet Governance Forum, United Nations

Chengetai Masango is the head of the United Nations Secretariat for the Internet Governance Forum.

He was a speaker at Africa Electronic Privacy and Public Voice Symposium.


Encouraging Internet Public Policy Development and Capacity Building in Developing Countries: Lessons from the FLOSS Community

He is a Co-Author of Internet Governance and the Information Society: Global Perspectives and European Dimensions and Effective work practices for software engineering: free/libre open-source software development.


Mr. Masango holds a Ph.D. in Information Policy from Syracuse University and an M.A. in International Relations from the same University.

Mr. Masango conducted a study of the politics of the .zw TLD and generic SLDs under it (, etc.) as part of an independent study.