A Call for Unity and Hope: UN Secretary-General’s Message for 2024

As we bid farewell to 2023, a year marred by immense suffering, violence, and climate chaos, the United Nations Secretary-General reflects on the challenges that have gripped humanity. In a heartfelt message, the Secretary-General emphasizes the need for collective action and resilience in the face of adversity. VIDEO MESSAGE FOR NEW YEARS 2024New York, 31 […]

Empowerment Workshop in Matelot, Trinidad and Tobago: Women and Girls Empowered

We are thrilled to share the success of the Empowerment Workshop that took place in the beautiful Matelot community on November 4, 2023, from 10 AM to 3 PM. This event was made possible through a partnership between the UN Spotlight Initiative, the Network of Rural Women Producers Trinidad and Tobago, the Matelot Police Youth […]

Celebrating Rural Women’s Impact

Honoring Trailblazers on International Day of Rural Women On October 15th, 2023, the Network of Rural Women Producers Trinidad and Tobago proudly commemorated the International Day of Rural Women, applauding the extraordinary achievements of women who have catalyzed significant change within their communities. These exceptional individuals have not only showcased unwavering dedication but have also […]

UN International Day of Rural Women

October 15th 2023 1995 we gained some space and recognition for rural women, with advocacy Since 2008, the world has marked 15 October as the UN International Day of Rural Women. We advocated for women in rural and remote communities to be recognized for their global importance all year round.  It is a tragic truth […]

International Day of the Girl Child

Empowering Girls and Rural Women for a Brighter Future As we mark the International Day of the Girl Child (October 11th), it is imperative to reflect on the progress we have made towards achieving the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and addressing the unique challenges faced by girls worldwide. We find ourselves halfway to the 2030 […]

SDG Action Zone 2023!

A Call to Action for People and Planet The SDG Action Zone 2023, held on September 21st, 2023, marked a crucial moment in the global journey towards achieving the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) by 2030. With just 15% of the 140 SDG targets on track to be met, the world faces urgent challenges […]

Women’s World Summit Foundation

What is it? The Women’s World Summit Foundation (WWSF) is a non-profit, international humanitarian organization with consultative status at the United Nations. Since its establishment in 1991, WWSF has been dedicated to advancing the rights of women and children worldwide. Through annual campaigns, action kits, prize awards, and roundtable discussions, WWSF strives to create a […]

Historic Achievement: Ambassador Dennis Francis Takes Oath as President of the 78th UN General Assembly

On September 5th, 2023, at 10:33 AM, a momentous occasion unfolded in New York as Ambassador Dennis Francis of Trinidad and Tobago took the Oath of Office as President of the 78th Session of the United Nations General Assembly. This marks an unprecedented moment in history as it’s the first time a national of Trinidad […]

An invitation to The World Food Forum (WFF) Global Youth Forum – Sherina Natalia Supersad

We are thrilled to extend our warmest congratulations to Sherina Natalia Supersad for her outstanding achievement – an invitation to The World Food Forum (WFF) Global Youth Forum. This remarkable event is set to take place at the esteemed headquarters of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) in Rome, Italy, from […]

#Throwback Tuesday – Mango Mango Song

Throwback Tuesday: Celebrating the Mango Song by Errol “Bally Ballentyne”  for the NRWPTT Let’s take a musical journey down memory lane to honor a local gem that has brought joy and flavor to our lives – the Mango Song composed by the talented Errol “Bally Ballentyne,” produced by “NRWPTT” & “Junior Ibo Joseph” “M-A-N-G-O, THE […]

WSA 2023 Nominations – Call for Submissions

WSA 2023 Nominations – Call for Submissions We are excited to announce that the nominations for the prestigious WSA 2024 (World Summit Awards) are now open! The WSA is a global initiative that recognizes and celebrates outstanding digital innovation and content creation, honoring projects that contribute to positive societal impact. About WSA: The World Summit […]