FRIDAY OCTOBER 16, 2020: PORT OF SPAIN, TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO – Disaster is a laboratory for innovation. In the aftermath of any disaster, societies mobilize to answer the immediate challenge and find ways to transform the crisis into advances that will build resilience in the future. The global pandemic is such a challenge. It has caused organizations and individuals across all walks of life to rapidly adapt to a world that has embraced technology thereby innovating the way we engage stakeholders and build awareness on key social issues.
WEDNESDAY OCTOBER 14, 2020: PORT OF SPAIN, TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO – As technology continues to evolve at a phenomenal pace in the midst of this COVID-19 pandemic, there is a great advantage in being computer literate. Adults in the San Fernando and environs now have the opportunity to access community literacy classes through the Ministry of Social Development and Family Services - Adult Education Unit’s very first Information Communication Technology Laboratory. The Adult Education Life Long Learning Programme teamed up with the Digicel Foundation through its Extraordinary Projects Impacting Communities (EPIC) Programme to develop the ICT Lab, which launched last week.