Rural Livelihoods

Blue economy or ‘bluewashing’ Caribbean coastal development?

If ‘greenwashing’ is the practice of making unsubstantiated or misleading claims about the environmental benefits of an action, then perhaps […]

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Empowering rural women through improving livelihoods

Description of project: Between June 2012 and March 2014, the United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of […]

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Research on social protection to foster sustainable management of natural resources and reduce poverty in fisheries and forestry dependent communities in two Caribbean countries

Description of the project: In 2015, the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) funded a US$32,000 project […]

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Natural resource-based enterprises: Taking it to the market!

‘Taking it to the market’ is the fourth phase of the JB Fernandes Memorial Trust I- funded project that is […]

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Making it happen: Developing sustainable small businesses in rural communities in Trinidad and Tobago

Location Trinidad and Tobago Duration/ term November 2011 to November 2012 Funders JB Fernandes Memorial Trust I Amount USD 75,000 Goal and objectives […]

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Improving livelihoods in rural communities in Trinidad and Tobago by developing small business ideas based on the sustainable use of natural resources

Improving livelihoods in rural communities in Trinidad and Tobago by developing small business ideas based on the sustainable use of […]

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Making it happen: Developing sustainable businesses in rural communities in Trinidad and Tobago and improving livelihoods through enterprise development (Phase III)

Country: Trinidad and Tobago Dates/ Term: June 2013 – June 2014 Funders: JB Fernandes Memorial Trust I Amount: USD 75,000 Goal and objectives The […]

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