National Dialogue on Mainstreaming the SDGs into National Development

  On September 25, 2015, world leaders heeded the call of the Secretary General and adopted the seventeen (17) Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to shape the Post-2015 Development Agenda until the year 2030. The success of the SDGs depend heavily on local prioritisation of the Goals; inclusive and...

Responding to Sargassum

  A series of key stakeholder consultation meetings were conducted to find and expedite effective ways of dealing with the Sargassum crisis that has affected many coastal communities in T&T. The discussions with the stakeholders also focused on the possible development of a National Sargassum Response Plan and...

Democratic Dialogue on Gender Equity

Minister in the Office of the Prime Minister, the Honourable Ayanna Webster-Roy, in delivering the feature address, expressed that as citizens are embracing equality more than before with their increased awareness of oppression and increased empathies to others, the climate is ripe to build on and shape the conversation required to infuse and maintain measures that will facilitate the achievement of rights for women in all aspects of life in this country

International Volunteer Day (IVD), 2016

UNV was so proud of this initiative and truly felt like an impact was made for the students and teachers and we are thankful for all of our volunteers who supported this initiative as well as to PAHO/WHO and UNDP for their support and collaboration.

Launch of the Caribbean Human Development Report in Trinidad and Tobago

The Honourable Minister of Planning Camille Robinson-Regis, in giving the feature address, expressed that the Report provides a focused and prioritised view for Caribbean governments to adopt innovative approaches to development that would enable them to navigate the current unpredictable global economy.