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A CLOSER LOOK: The Waste Management Rules, 2021 & the Waste Management (FEES) Regulations, 2021

Monday June 7, 2022 The Waste Management Rules, 2021 & the Waste Management (FEES) Regulations, 2021 take effect on 31 MAY 2022. Bottles prepped for recycling at SWMCOL plant Port of Spain. The...

Monitoring our biodiversity: Tracking Sea Turtles Worldwide

By Ms Alana Jute, Research Officer The month of May celebrates two auspicious days, World Biodiversity Day under its theme “Building a shared future for all life” on May 22nd and World Turtle Day,...

International Year of Artisanal Fisheries and Aquaculture 2022 (IYAFA2022): SMALL IN SCALE, BUT BIG IN VALUE

By Ms. Rosemarie Kishore, Deputy Director (Ag.)   “Our small actions can have big impacts, like a ripple effect.”  Small-scale fishing and aquaculture can bring food to one family and provides...

Beckles and USA talk crime and violence, disaster resilience, human trafficking, digitisation and more

In an effort to strengthen bilateral relations between the Government of Trinidad and Tobago and the United States of America, the Honourable Pennelope Beckles, Minister of Planning and Development,...

T&T and UNFPA discuss support for Population and Development Report

(Photo) Ms. Alison Drayton, Director and Representative, UNFPA, Sub-Regional Office for the Caribbean (left) and Planning and Development Minister Pennelope Beckles. May 26, 2022 Trinidad and Tobago...

Request for Quotations for Construction of Office Spaces & Workstations

REQUEST FOR QUOTATIONS FOR THE CONSTRUCTION OF OFFICE SPACES AND WORKSTATIONS – GENERAL ADMINISTRATION: The Ministry of Planning and Development is desirous of having the existing office spaces at...

Planning & Development Minister Pennelope Beckles targets ending plastic pollution

Image: Clean up: Planning and Development Minister Penelope Beckles joins volunteers at a recent coastal clean-up, organized by the Ministry of Planning and Development for Earth Day in April....

Ministry of Planning and Development has officially received two (2) Skills Assessments Reports for the Subsectors ICT and Energy Engineering Services.

Wednesday 18, May Port of Spain, the Ministry of Planning and Development officially received two skills assessment reports for the Information Communications and Technology as well as the Energy...

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