Tag: Trinidad & Tobago

Medical Student Brings DNA-Testing to Women in TT

Medical Student Brings DNA-Testing to Women in TT

| May 5, 2017 | 0 Comments

GerneivaParkinson Parkinson, a medical student from the prestigious Yale School of Medicine, was recently featured in American business magazine Fast Company, which delved into her journey to better understand the roots of the high prevalence of breast cancer in Trinidad and Tobago. In her interview with the magazine, she indicated that as a child she’d […]

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3 Aspiring Media Workers from T&T Share Their Stories

3 Aspiring Media Workers from T&T Share Their Stories

| April 21, 2017 | 0 Comments

Three aspiring media workers in Trinidad and Tobago got the opportunity of a lifetime to do an internship at CNMG for the Carnival period. Here’s their story. Across the Caribbean more and more young people are looking for internships. Hats off to Caribbean New Media Group for stepping up and taking the initiative.     Source: http://mycaribbeanscoop.com/trinidad-and-tobago/three-aspiring-media-workers-trinidad-tobago-share-stories

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A Passion for Refugees

A Passion for Refugees

| February 15, 2017 | 0 Comments

Corinne Gray is a Fulbright Scholar from Trinidad and Tobago. She could have chosen a corporate job, one that pays a lot of money but yet she decided she wanted to help people, she decided she was going to help refugees. Gray works with UN Refugee Agency’s (UNHCR) and her job entails traveling to refugee communities across […]

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Trinidad and Tobago Film Introduces Five Communities

Trinidad and Tobago Film Introduces Five Communities

| January 18, 2017 | 0 Comments

In 2015, through the support of the GEF SGP UNDP, Sustain T&T produced the documentary in five parts, A Better Place, in collaboration with T&T Rocks. The film demonstrated what ordinary people with modest resources can do for themselves and their communities, while highlighting the creative talent of Trinidad and Tobago. In 2016, the A […]

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Rhodes Scholar From Trinidad and Tobago Is Destined for Greatness

Rhodes Scholar From Trinidad and Tobago Is Destined for Greatness

| December 29, 2016 | 0 Comments

Four years ago Kiron Neale from Trinidad and Tobago was awarded the Commonwealth Caribbean Rhodes Scholarship. His journey is truly inspiring so I wanted to trace that journey over over the past 4 years. Here are a couple of videos that highlights Neale’s journey over the years. 2013: Kiron Neale talks about his family’s reaction to his […]

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