The objective of this technical assistance project is to assist the Government of the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago to further enhance the delivery of healthcare services in primary healthcare facilities through the provision of United Nations Volunteers (UNV) medical professionals throughout Trinidad and Tobago.
United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), in partnership with United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) and the Ministry of Social Development and Family Service, successfully launched its joint programme “Towards national measurements of multi-dimensional poverty in Trinidad and Tobago”.
The drafting of a national development plan has also been identified as a key output of this project. Employing the principle of participatory dialogue, this national development plan will be based on the Governing Programme, prepared by the Government of Curacao, as well as on the first MDG Report for Curacao and Saint Martin, which was jointly undertaken by the UNDP, and Governments of Curacao and Saint Martin.
This project with the Ministry of General Affairs seeks to support the process of nation-building and the development of good governance, via a series of outputs associated with the birth of a new country.
This project is designed to address the issue of land degradation which is considered a focal area within the context of the UNDP Global Environment Facility Small Grants Programme (GEF-SGP). The project is developed as part of a larger initiative being implemented by The Cropper Foundation and its partner.
The programme is funded by the Global Environment Facility (GEF) as a corporate programme, implemented by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) on behalf of the GEF partnership, and executed by the United Nations Office for Project Services (UNOPS).
This project will seek to develop the weak legislative environment in Trinidad and Tobago for reducing our contribution to the climate change phenomenon, as well as, the development of action plans and an Monitoring Reporting and Verification (MRV) system to support the implementation of the National Climate Change Policy and sectoral low carbon plans.
The Trinidad & Tobago Judiciary's Juvenile Court Project is an important step in achieving meaningful juvenile justice reform and embracing global standards in adjudication involving children and guarantees the rights of children in accordance with the United Nations Convention of the Rights of a Child, and principles of restorative justice.