Trinidad and Tobago

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SGP is implementing a portfolio of over US$16 million in Community Based Adaptation
The GEF Small Grants Programme (SGP), implemented by UNDP announced today that it is implementing a portfolio of Community-Based Adaptation projects with over US$16 million of funding leveraged from different partners and donors. The announcement was made on the first day of a five-day training ...read more
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Trinidad & Tobago Green Wave Initiative
GEF SGP Trinidad and Tobago is happy to report a very successful opening of their Green Wave Initiative. They are partnering with 3 local organizations in different areas of the country in order to get the widest reach possible. A press conference was held on 23rd April in the UN House and was ...read more
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Trinidad and Tobago Grantee Wins Prestigious Prize
The prestigious Zayed International Prize for the Environment was awarded to Mrs. Angela Cropper, co-founder and president of the Cropper Foundation, an SGP grantee in Trinidad and Tobago. Mrs. Cropper won the 2006 category for Environment Action Leading to Positive Change in Society. SGP Trinidad ...read more
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Community Taking Charge of its Future
On August 28th, Residents of Bon Air North (Arouca, Trinidad and Tobago) came together to celebrate the spirit of their community, their achievements and to discuss the next step forward. As part of the Millennium Ecosystem Assessment (MEA) project, The Cropper Foundation, in partnership with the ...read more
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Speyside Eco-Marine Park Rangers
Tobago's coral reefs have been threatened significantly by numerous factors both anthropogenic and natural. The reefs in Speyside, however, showed little susceptibility to the natural environmental threats that have persisted over the years, namely, bleaching, eutrophication and sedimentation. It ...read more