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Climate Change at the center of national decision making

On Monday December 4th and Tuesday December 5th, 2017 the Multilateral Environmental Agreements Unit in the Environmental Policy and Planning Division of the Ministry of Planning and Development...

EDAB Promoting Innovation for Diversification

The Economic Development Advisory Board (EDAB) through the Ministry of Planning and Development, together with the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) hosted an information event on Wednesday...

Leveraging the power of Facebook

What’s the one thing entrepreneurs should know in order to leverage their presence on Facebook? Well, according to the social media giant’s public policy manager for Latin America, Maria Cristina...

UPDATE: EMA COMPLETES INVESTIGATION IN THE PT. LISAS BAY AREA

Following the EMA Media Release on Wednesday October 25, 2017 regarding a disturbed subsea pipeline in the Pt. Lisas Bay area, the Environmental Management Authority (EMA) has concluded its...

High level meeting to San Fernando Waterfront Redevelopment Project

Wednesday November 29th, 2017                                                                                                                 For immediate release Media Release           High level...

Trinidadian beats over 100 global nominees for UN international award

Dr. Marissa Gowrie, Deputy Environmental Manager of the Ministry of Planning and Development was one of fifteen award recipients out of a total of 17 nominees for a UNEP Policy and Implementation...

Planning Ministry deploys Water Quality Monitoring Buoy to provide environmental solutions in the Gulf of Paria.

In a public private partnership, the Honourable Camille Robinson-Regis, Minister of Planning and Development through the Institute of Marine Affairs (IMA) in collaboration with Microsoft, Fujitsu...

Planning Ministry collaborating with Microsoft, Fujitsu, Digicel and fishing community to curb water pollution

A Water Quality Monitoring Buoy will be deployed in Claxton Bay which uses state of the art technology to provide early detection of environmental incidents such as fish kills and oil spills.  This...

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