Modernising Trinidad and Tobago

10 Aug 2022
When the world’s nations formulated the 17 Sustainable Development Goals—or SDGs for short—they didn’t just list aspirations for humanity by the year 2030, such as No Poverty, Good Health, Gender Equality, and Sustainable Communities… They also understood that “What doesn’t get measured, doesn’t get done.” And so they provided indicators and…
5 Aug 2022
Your Excellency Raphaël Varga van Kibéd, the Ambassador of the Kingdom of the Netherlands to Trinidad and Tobago; All other representatives of the Diplomatic Corps in attendance; Joanne Deoraj, Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Planning and Development and other Permanent Secretaries present; Mr. Dennis Zulu, United Nations Resident…
3 Aug 2022
Honourable Penelope Beckles, Minister of Planning and Development; Friends from the Trinidad and Tobago Central Statistical Office; Your Excellencies and colleagues from the diplomatic corps; members of the press and all our development partners. All protocols observed. A very good evening to you all. What a beautiful and sustainable day today…