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World Rural Woman’s Day

International World Rural Woman’s Day is 15th October 2010, NRWPTT will therefore host our annual Tea, Sip and Chat, in Celebration of our Rural Women.This year we plan to honour 5 rural women who over the years contributed to rural development, in the field of:-a) Agricultureb) Culturec)  Small Business Developmentd)  Innovative Product Developmentc)  Community DevelopmentThe […]

Got Mango?


Isn’t she cute?  Our “Got Mango” girl is five year old Leah-Garie, the niece of Celina Celestine, one of our members.  Little Leah-Garie so bravely posed for photographs for our mango festival blitz.  She really enjoyed eating that mango and provided us with  many beautiful photos from which to choose for our Mango Festival newspaper […]

Caribbean rural women micro-entrepreneurs empowered


Training provided to have a multiplier effect on productivity and sustained economic growth, guided by rural women micro-entrepreneurs across the Caribbean.Thirty rural women micro-entrepreneurs from 12 countries across the Caribbean region have benefited from an important training exercise that will allow them to attain greater gender equality and further exploit business opportunities in an effort […]

Our debut on NY radio

Last Saturday (July 3, 2010) we had the opportunity to promote the Trinidad and Tobago Mango Festival on New York radio – WBAI! Gia (NRWP), Kathryn (IICA), Yolande Selman (Tourism Development Company) and Brian Cockburn (UWI) – all members of the planning committee for the festival, participated in a 30 minute interview with the host of […]