Programmes on Youth Entrepreneurship across CARICOM
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Note: the pilot component of the mapping exercise focused on four countries, Grenada, Saint Lucia, St. Kitts and Nevis, and St. Vincent and the Grenadines. We look forward to expanding the information in upcoming stages of the exercise.

anguilla
  • PROJECT ID
  • ORGANIZATION
  • PROGRAM
  • SECTOR
  • 2
  • Department of Youth and Culture/ Island Harbour Youth Centre
  • Get S.E.T. Programme
  • Public / NGO
Currently in the implementation stage, the programme will provide training in business development, mentorship and other types of support for small businesses.

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  • 3
  • Anguilla Chamber of Commerce & Industry
  • Small Business Training
  • Private sector
Two-week certificate courses for small businesses focused on topics such as: Social Media, Market and Promotion. Sub topics

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  • 4
  • Eastern Caribbean Central Bank
  • ECCB
  • Financial
ECCB- Certificate - A 5 month course that provides theoretical and practical entrepreneurial training.

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  • 5
  • Trustees of Nature
  • Micro Business
  • Financial
3 months programme

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anguilla
  • PROJECT ID
  • ORGANIZATION
  • PROGRAM
  • SECTOR
  • 2
  • Department of Youth and Culture/ Island Harbour Youth Centre
  • Get S.E.T. Programme
  • Public / NGO
Currently in the implementation stage, the programme will provide training in business development, mentorship and other types of support for small businesses.

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  • 3
  • Anguilla Chamber of Commerce & Industry
  • Small Business Training
  • Private sector
Two-week certificate courses for small businesses focused on topics such as: Social Media, Market and Promotion. Sub topics

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  • 4
  • Eastern Caribbean Central Bank
  • ECCB
  • Financial
ECCB- Certificate - A 5 month course that provides theoretical and practical entrepreneurial training.

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  • 5
  • Trustees of Nature
  • Micro Business
  • Financial
3 months programme

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Antigua and Barbuda
  • PROJECT ID
  • ORGANIZATION
  • PROGRAM
  • SECTOR
  • 6
  • Gilbert Agricultural & Rural Development Center (GARD Center)
  • Business Enterprise and a Business Development Unit Course
  • NGO
To improve the generating capacities of vulnerable youth in Antigua & Barbuda through the provision of gender-responsive vocational and entrepreneurial training and identified support services. Training and limited access to funds are provided.

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  • 7
  • Antigua Department of Youth Affairs
  • Youth at risk
  • Public
  • 8
  • Antigua & Barbuda Development Bank
  • Financial Mentoring
  • Financial
info@abdbank.com 462-0838

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  • 9
  • Antigua & Barbuda Investment Authority
  • Investment Workshops
  • Public
481-1000 info-abia@antigua.gov.ag

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  • 10
  • Small Business & Manufacturing Association
  • Small Business & Manufacturing Association
  • Private sector
peachpw@candw.ag 562-6368

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  • 11
  • Antigua Barbuda Investment Authority
  • Mind Your Business Educational Series
  • Public
  • 12
  • Ministry of Education
  • Mi Own Boss
  • Public
268-0192 or 268-7847

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  • 13
  • Ministry of Trade
  • Youth Business Plan
  • Public
  • 14
  • National Development Foundation (NDF)
  • Business Plan development
  • Public
268-462-1704

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Bahamas, The
  • PROJECT ID
  • ORGANIZATION
  • PROGRAM
  • SECTOR
  • 161
  • College of the Bahamas
  • Proposed: National Business Incubator
  • Academia
The proposed programme will radically increase the development of Sustainable Business Ventures, through training, employing the Business Lab Methodology and providing incubation support to entrepreneurs.

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  • 162
  • Bahamas Technical & Vocational Institute
  • 163
  • Bahamas Entrepreneurial Venture Fund
info@bahamasventurefund.com 356-4114

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  • 164
  • Ministry of Youth, Sports & Culture
  • Public
mysc@bahamas.gov.bs 502-0600

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  • 165
  • Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Immigration
  • Public
  • 166
  • Bahamas Development Bank
  • Financial
(242) 702-5700

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  • 167
  • Bahamas Agricultural & Industrial Corporation
(242) 322-3740

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  • 168
  • Bahamas Baptist Community College
  • Academia
  • 169
  • Bahamas Chamber of Commerce and Employers Confederation
barbados
  • PROJECT ID
  • ORGANIZATION
  • PROGRAM
  • SECTOR
  • 15
  • Cave Hill School of Business
  • Entrepreneurship Tactics and Techniques Series
  • Academia
Training and mentoring in entrepreneurship 246 424 7731 www.uwichsb.org

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  • 16
  • Youth Entrepreneurship Scheme (YES)
  • YES
  • Public
Empower youth to create profitable and sustainable enterprises through training & education, access to markets & networks, as well as building a culture of entrepreneurship. 621-2700 www.yes.gov.bb

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  • 17
  • Barbados Youth Business Trust
  • Private sector
bybt@youthbusiness.bb 228-2772

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  • 18
  • Barbados Vocational Training Board
  • Private sector
info@bvtb.gov.bb 621-2882

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  • 19
  • Barbados Coalition of Service Industries
  • Private sector
info@bcsi.org.bb 429-5357

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  • 20
  • Barbados Entrepreneurship Foundation
  • Public / NGO
info@barbadosentrepreneurshipfoundation.org 621-2130

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  • 21
  • Barbados Manufacturers' Association
  • Public
info@bma.bb 426-4474

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  • 22
  • Enterprise Growth Fund
  • Private sector
finance@egfl.bb 417-5900

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  • 23
  • Barbados Small Business Association
  • Public
theoffice@sba.org.bb 228-0162

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  • 24
  • Barbados Small Business Centre
  • Public
  • 25
  • Pinelands Creative Workshop
  • NGO
246 4300551 or 246 4295359

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  • 26
  • Ministry of Youth, Family and Sports
  • Public
246-621-2700

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  • 27
  • Ministry of Foreign Affairs
  • Public
  • 28
  • University of West Indies
  • Education
  • 29
  • LIME Barbados
  • Private sector
  • 30
  • Compete Caribbean Program (CCP)
  • Private sector
246 627 8500

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  • 31
  • Ministry of Labour
  • Public
(246) 310-1400 mol@labour.gov.bb

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  • 32
  • Caribbean Youth Group of Business Trusts
  • Public
belize
  • PROJECT ID
  • ORGANIZATION
  • PROGRAM
  • SECTOR
  • 33
  • University of Belize
  • Academia
  • 34
  • Belize Trade & Investment Development Service
beltraide@belizeinvest.org.bz 822-3737

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  • 35
  • Youth Business Trust Belize
youthenterprisebze@yahoo.com 227-1356

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  • 36
  • Institute for Technical & Vocational Education & Training
  • Academia
judy@corozal.com 402-0149

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  • 37
  • Belize Chamber of Commerce & Industry
bcci@belize.org 223-5330

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  • 38
  • Development Finance Corporation
info@dfcbelize.org 822-2360

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  • 39
  • Belize Coalition of Service Providers
info@bcsp.info 223-4785

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bermuda
  • PROJECT ID
  • ORGANIZATION
  • PROGRAM
  • SECTOR
  • 211
  • The Caribbean Research, Innovation and Entrepreneurship Network
  • Innovation and Entrepreneurship Network
A network that has over 500 members in 14 Caribbean countries, passionate about social and economic progress in the region. Sponsored by the CTA in Holland in association with the CCST in the Caribbean.

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  • 212
  • Commonwealth Youth Programme
info@commonwealth.int (+44) 207-7476500

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  • 213
  • Caribbean Centre of Excellence for Youth Entrepreneurship
mbrandon@caribbeanyouthentrepreneurship.org (+1246) 228-2772

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  • 214
  • Caribbean Export Development Agency
info@carib-export.com (+1246) 436-0578

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  • 215
  • Branson Centre of Entrepreneurship
enquiries.caribbean@bransoncentre.org (+1876) 632-5134

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  • 216
  • Caribbean Community (CARICOM) Secretariat
  • Culture and Community Development - Youth
(592) 222-0001-0075

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  • 217
  • InfoDev
  • InfoDev Entrepreneurship Programme for Innovation in the Caribbean (EPIC)
InfoDev Entrepreneurship Programme for Innovation in the Caribbean (EPIC): Help entrepreneurs overcome persistent market challenges facing owners and managers of MSMEs in the Caribbean region by: (i) using business incubation to provide a sustainable suite of services for start-up entrepreneurs compromising advisory services, mentorship, and access to infrastructure; (ii) upgrading skills and capabilities of regional incubator managers and policymakers for supporting MSME development; and (iii) providing seed funding to promising MSMEs to help them successful scale their operations.

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British Virgin Islands
  • PROJECT ID
  • ORGANIZATION
  • PROGRAM
  • SECTOR
  • 40
  • National Business Bureau, Department of Trade
  • Entrepreneurship Development Programme, with Power Move Academy
  • Public

This pilot programme is based on the entrepreneurial incubation programme developed by the Power Move Academy and looks to equip upcoming entrepreneurs with the skills they need to implement their businesses, looking also at best practices. 284-468-2008

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  • 218
  • The Caribbean Research, Innovation and Entrepreneurship Network
  • Innovation and Entrepreneurship Network

A network that has over 500 members in 14 Caribbean countries, passionate about social and economic progress in the region. Sponsored by the CTA in Holland in association with the CCST in the Caribbean.

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  • 219
  • Commonwealth Youth Programme

info@commonwealth.int (+44) 207-7476500

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  • 220
  • Caribbean Centre of Excellence for Youth Entrepreneurship

mbrandon@caribbeanyouthentrepreneurship.org (+1246) 228-2772

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  • 221
  • Caribbean Export Development Agency

info@carib-export.com (+1246) 436-0578

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  • 222
  • Branson Centre of Entrepreneurship

enquiries.caribbean@bransoncentre.org (+1876) 632-5134

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  • 223
  • Caribbean Community (CARICOM) Secretariat
  • Culture and Community Development - Youth

(592) 222-0001-0075

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  • 224
  • InfoDev
  • InfoDev Entrepreneurship Programme for Innovation in the Caribbean (EPIC)

InfoDev Entrepreneurship Programme for Innovation in the Caribbean (EPIC): Help entrepreneurs overcome persistent market challenges facing owners and managers of MSMEs in the Caribbean region by: (i) using business incubation to provide a sustainable suite of services for start-up entrepreneurs compromising advisory services, mentorship, and access to infrastructure; (ii) upgrading skills and capabilities of regional incubator managers and policymakers for supporting MSME development; and (iii) providing seed funding to promising MSMEs to help them successful scale their operations.

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Cayman Islands
  • PROJECT ID
  • ORGANIZATION
  • PROGRAM
  • SECTOR
  • 225
  • The Caribbean Research, Innovation and Entrepreneurship Network
  • Innovation and Entrepreneurship Network
A network that has over 500 members in 14 Caribbean countries, passionate about social and economic progress in the region. Sponsored by the CTA in Holland in association with the CCST in the Caribbean.

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  • 226
  • Commonwealth Youth Programme
info@commonwealth.int (+44) 207-7476500

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  • 227
  • Caribbean Centre of Excellence for Youth Entrepreneurship
mbrandon@caribbeanyouthentrepreneurship.org (+1246) 228-2772

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  • 228
  • Caribbean Export Development Agency
info@carib-export.com (+1246) 436-0578

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  • 229
  • Branson Centre of Entrepreneurship
enquiries.caribbean@bransoncentre.org (+1876) 632-5134

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  • 230
  • Caribbean Community (CARICOM) Secretariat
  • Culture and Community Development - Youth
(592) 222-0001-0075

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Dominica
  • PROJECT ID
  • ORGANIZATION
  • PROGRAM
  • SECTOR
  • 41
  • Dominica State College
  • Degree in Entrepreneurship
  • Academia
An academic programme that provides theoretical and hands-on training to students interested in entrepreneurship.

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  • 42
  • Ministry of Trade and Employment
  • Small Business Support Unit
  • Public
The programme

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  • 43
  • NAYA
  • Youth involved in agriculture
Youth involved in agriculture

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  • 44
  • Dominica Manufacturers' Association
  • 45
  • Dominica Employment & Small Business Support Agency
dominicaesba@gmail.com 266-3965

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  • 46
  • Dominica Youth Business Trust
dybt@dominica.gov.dm 266-4134

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  • 47
  • Youth Skills Training Programme
  • Youth Skills Training Programme
  • 48
  • Dominica Coalition of Service Industries
info@dominicacoalition.org 266-4092

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  • 49
  • National Development Foundation of Dominica
ndfd@cwdom.dm 448-8631

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  • 50
  • Youth Division
  • "Catch them Young"
1(767) 266-3766/ 1(767) 266-3746

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  • 51
  • FAB Consulting Inc
  • Business Development Seminar
1 (767) 449- 2544 1 (767) 275-3569 1 (767) 317-9114 1 (767) 317-9097

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  • 52
  • Ministry of Trade- Small Business Unit
  • Public
Target persons 20 years and over. Funds given to business ventures and agro processing not agriculture, fishing and farming. The Agriculture Investment Unit (AIU) deals with these three last components

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  • 53
  • Eastern Caribbean Central Bank
  • Financial
Savings and Investments Course A 2 1/5 month course providing theoretical and practical training in financial management. 767-448-8001

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grenada
  • PROJECT ID
  • ORGANIZATION
  • PROGRAM
  • SECTOR
  • 54
  • Programme for Adolescent Mothers (P.A.M.)
  • Belle Ayiti, Water for Good Health, Green Project, Ay Choco, Employment Young!
  • NGO
To empower teenage mothers and pregnant adolescents by providing ounselling and continuing education through an integrated programme of traditional academic subjects, skills, training, health and family life education and parenting and family planning; thus providing a bridge over which they can cross into a promising future.

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  • 55
  • Ministry of Youth, Sports and Ecclesiastic Affairs
  • Grenada Youth Enterprise Initiative
  • Public
1.to provide meaningful employment opportunities for unemployed youths 2.to facilitate easy access to credit and training for young people who have an enterprising mind and a sound project idea 3.To promote youth enterprise as a significant intervention for redressing poverty. 4.to encourage young people to contribute to National Development.

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  • 56
  • Junior Achievement Grenada
  • JA Company Program
  • Academia
JA Company Program provides basic economic education for high school students by allowing them to organize and operate an actual business.

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  • 57
  • Grenada Citizen Advice & Small Business Agency
  • GRENCASE
  • NGO
To lower the level of poverty. To equip person with the necessary training to compete on the job market. To provide holistic training to individuals to improve their chances of gaining employment and or employ them selves.

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  • 58
  • National Training Agency
executive@grenadanta.gd 435-9092

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  • 59
  • Grenada Industrial Development Corporation
invest@grenadaidc.com 444-1033

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  • 60
  • Grenada Market Access and Rural Enterprise Development Programme
marepgrenada@gmail.com 440-0100

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  • 61
  • Columbus Communications Grenada Ltd.
(473) 232-3569 (473) 230-2932 gpurcell@columbusgrenada.com

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  • 62
  • Grenada Development Bank (GDB)
  • Financial
(473) 440-9084

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  • 63
  • Grenada Cooperative Bank
  • Financial
1 (473) 440-2111

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  • 64
  • The Rotary Club of Grenada
(473) 415-7707

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  • 65
  • Business Development Centre
  • 66
  • St George's University
  • 67
  • LIME Grenada
Guyana
  • PROJECT ID
  • ORGANIZATION
  • PROGRAM
  • SECTOR
  • 68
  • Commonwealth Youth Programme Caribbean Centre
  • Public
011 592 691 0157

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  • 69
  • Guyana Manufacturers & Services Association
gma_guyana@yahoo.com 223-7405

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  • 70
  • Guyana Youth Business Trust
  • 71
  • Youth Entrepreneurial Skills Training Program
  • 72
  • Small Business Development Finance Trust
  • 73
  • Institute of Private Enterprise Development
  • 74
  • Small Business Bureau
  • 75
  • Guyana Coalition of Service Providers
gcsp.services@gmail.com 675-9923

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  • 76
  • EMPRETEC Guyana
info@empretecguyana.org 225-1219

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  • 77
  • CARICOM Secretariat
hjohnson@caricom.org pmcpherson@caricom.org 592-226-9280-9 Ext 2711

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Haiti
  • PROJECT ID
  • ORGANIZATION
  • PROGRAM
  • SECTOR
  • 78
  • Club Entrepreneurial Acces Jeunes (C.E.A.J.)
  • Belle Ayiti, Water for Good Health, Green Project, Ay Choco, Employement Young!
  • NGO
509-3656-7765

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  • 79
  • Chambre de Commerce et d'Industrie d'Haiti
directionexecutive@ccih.org.ht 2946-7777

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  • 80
  • Reseau des Jeunes Entrepreneurs Haitiens
rjeh2011@hotmail.com 3814-8563

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  • 204
  • The Caribbean Research, Innovation and Entrepreneurship Network
  • Innovation and Entrepreneurship Network
A network that has over 500 members in 14 Caribbean countries, passionate about social and economic progress in the region. Sponsored by the CTA in Holland in association with the CCST in the Caribbean.

Visit our Website

  • 205
  • Commonwealth Youth Programme
info@commonwealth.int (+44) 207-7476500

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  • 206
  • Caribbean Centre of Excellence for Youth Entrepreneurship
mbrandon@caribbeanyouthentrepreneurship.org (+1246) 228-2772

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  • 207
  • Caribbean Export Development Agency
info@carib-export.com (+1246) 436-0578

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  • 208
  • Branson Centre of Entrepreneurship
enquiries.caribbean@bransoncentre.org (+1876) 632-5134

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  • 209
  • Caribbean Community (CARICOM) Secretariat
  • Culture and Community Development - Youth
(592) 222-0001-0075

Visit our Website

  • 210
  • InfoDev
  • InfoDev Entrepreneurship Programme for Innovation in the Caribbean (EPIC)
InfoDev Entrepreneurship Programme for Innovation in the Caribbean (EPIC): Help entrepreneurs overcome persistent market challenges facing owners and managers of MSMEs in the Caribbean region by: (i) using business incubation to provide a sustainable suite of services for start-up entrepreneurs compromising advisory services, mentorship, and access to infrastructure; (ii) upgrading skills and capabilities of regional incubator managers and policymakers for supporting MSME development; and (iii) providing seed funding to promising MSMEs to help them successful scale their operations.

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Jamaica
  • PROJECT ID
  • ORGANIZATION
  • PROGRAM
  • SECTOR
  • 81
  • Jamaica Youth Business Trust (JYBT)
  • JYBT Youth Entrepreneurship
  • Non-governmental
Our mission is to assist young people who would not otherwise have the opportunity, to develop their self-confidence, achieve economic independence, fulfill their ambitions, where they can contribute to their community through the medium of self-employment and job creation.

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  • 82
  • The Jamaica Diaspora Institute
  • Diaspora Youth Connect Project
  • NGO / Academia
The project works to support and empower youth in entrepreneurship through engaging the members of the Jamaican Diaspora and the capacity building skill-set that Cuso International provides.

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  • 83
  • CUSO International
  • Capacity building
  • NGO
Through international volunteering, development partnerships and working with local partners, Cuso is able to provide local organizations and NGO

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  • 84
  • Youth Entrepreneurship and Employability Programme
  • YEEP
  • Public
Mentorship and training programme designed as a hands-on business development exercise in order to teach youth about entrepreneurship and employability.

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  • 85
  • National Centre for Youth Development
  • Public
  • 86
  • Caribbean Beta
876 864 2440

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  • 87
  • Small Business Association of Jamaica
smallbusinessjamaica@gmail.com 978-0168

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  • 88
  • Jamaica Business Development Corporation
info@jbdc.net 928-5161

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  • 89
  • Jamaica 4-H Clubs
jamaica.4h@cwjamaica.com 927-4050

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  • 90
  • National Development Foundation of Jamaica
info@ndfj.org.jm 929-4100

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  • 91
  • Jamaica Manufacturers' Association
  • 92
  • University of the West Indies
  • Academia
  • 93
  • University of the West Indies
  • Academia
(876) 927 2540/6

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  • 94
  • National Youth Orchestra of Jamaica
jamaicayouthorchestra@yahoo.com (876) 3222-8525

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  • 95
  • Partners of the Americas (Jamaica chapter) Limited
(876) 927 1680

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  • 96
  • Ministry Of Youth, Sports and Culture
(876) 363 0574

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  • 97
  • University of Technology, Jamaica (UTech)
  • Academia
876-702-4536

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  • 98
  • Heart Trust / National Training Agency
(876) 977 1700

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  • 99
  • Ministry of Energy and Mining
  • public
(876) 363 4258

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  • 100
  • CUTEC Institute
49 (532) 393 3240

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  • 101
  • Planning Institute of Jamaica
(876) 857 6030 (876) 822 7670

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Montserrat
  • PROJECT ID
  • ORGANIZATION
  • PROGRAM
  • SECTOR
  • 102
  • Department of Youth Affairs and Sports
  • Business Planning
  • Public
Provides information on how to start a business.

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  • 103
  • Department of Youth Affairs and Sports
  • Youth Enterprise
  • Public
Sponsored by the Montserrat Development Corporation, YE sets up a mock business venture for youth to compete in.

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  • 104
  • Montserrat Small Business Association
  • 105
  • Montserrat
info@mdc.ms 491-4700

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Saint Lucia
  • PROJECT ID
  • ORGANIZATION
  • PROGRAM
  • SECTOR
  • 135
  • NICE Jobs
  • Small Business Targeted Assistance Program
  • Public
Build capacity in business planning and facilitate the expansion of small businesses.

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  • 136
  • Ministry of Education, HRD and Labour
  • Junior Achievement
  • Public
Partnership with JA

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  • 137
  • BELfund
  • Youth Enterprise Development Fund
  • public
A practical step-by-step facilitation to allow participants to share experiences and to be exposed to concepts and procedures in order to start and enhance their businesses.

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  • 138
  • Ministry of Youth Development and Sports
  • Youth in entrepreneurs
  • Public
Design stage

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  • 139
  • Centre for Adolescent Renewal and Education (C.A.R.E.)
  • Introduction to Small Business, Skills training, Caribbean Youth Empowerment Program
  • Private
The programme looks to help marginalized youth and youth at risk to build self-esteem and confidence, through teaching soft skills, such as income-bearing, entrepreneurship introduction and job attachment. 451-4889

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  • 140
  • Arts Stain Junior Achievement Co.
  • Arts Stain Junior Achievement Co.
  • Public
Young people come together to experience the process of starting and running a business, in order to understand sustainability.

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  • 141
  • Audio Visual and Film Association
  • Rise Youth Film Festival
  • Private
The programme involves secondary school students, by training them in audio-visual arts, helps them develop a short film and presents it at the film festival.

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  • 142
  • National Skills Development Centre
  • Business Labs
  • Public
In the process of implementing the Business Lab programme

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  • 143
  • 4H International network
+1 758 722 8312

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  • 144
  • INVEST Saint Lucia
  • 145
  • Department of Planning and National Development
  • Public
  • 146
  • Small Enterprise Development Unit (SEDU)
  • 147
  • St. Lucia Industrial & Small Business Association
slisbaslu@gmail.com 452-3146

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  • 148
  • St. Lucia Youth Business Trust
info@slybt.org 452-3165

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  • 149
  • Office of Private Sector Relations
info@opsrslu.org 468-2286

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  • 150
  • Make St Lucia Enterprising
info.opsr@candw.lc 468-2145

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Saint Kitts and Nevis
  • PROJECT ID
  • ORGANIZATION
  • PROGRAM
  • SECTOR
  • 106
  • Junior Achievement St. Kitts and Nevis
  • Junior Achievement Program
  • NGO
Focus on training youth in developing an actual business, through providing them with tools in business planning, record keeping, marketing, liquidity, etc.

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  • 107
  • Ministry of Youth, Government of St. Kitts and Nevis
  • People Employment Program
  • Public
(869) 765-6840

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  • 108
  • Project Strong
  • Agro-Processing
  • NGO
Certification and training with necessary skills for entrepreneurship, training in alternative education. Students are taught to produce jams and then are trained in marketing their product. They receive a stipend from sales for encouragement.

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  • 109
  • Eastern Caribbean Central Bank
  • ECCU Business Innovation Contest , Small Business Workshops, Courses in Entrepreneurship and Investment
  • Financial
Help prepare secondary school and community college student for alternative ways of employment

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  • 110
  • Saint Kitts and Nevis Chamber of Industry and Commerce
  • Partner with Junior Achievement St. Kitts and Nevis and work with closely with entrepreneurs
  • Private
Training and mentorship through Junior Ahievement

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  • 111
  • Sugar Industry Diversification Foundation
  • Small Entrepreneur and Enterprise Development (SEED)
  • NGO
The SEED program was set up to encourage nationals of St. Kitts and Nevis with good business ideas to apply and tap into funding / training opportunities geared towards becoming successful entrepreneurs. The program is developed in 2 stages, training and incubation.

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  • 112
  • Small Enterprise Development Unit (SEDU)
  • SEDU
  • Private and Public
Assist persons in operating successful businesses. In collaboration with the Caribbean Development Bank, SEDU offers both technical and financial assistance.

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  • 113
  • Department of youth and Sports, Youth Division, Nevis Island Administration
  • Summer Job Attachment Programme
  • Public
Opportunity to gain work experience and ethics.

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  • 114
  • Department of youth and Sports, Youth Division, Nevis Island Administration
  • Youth at Work
  • Public
A two-day business workshop followed by an internship with a small stipend involved.

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  • 115
  • H.O.P.E. Nevis Inc.
  • H.O.P.E. Nevis Inc.
  • NGO
Assistance in the areas of education, social development and spiritual development. Programs include homework assistance, school lunch programs, mentoring and training sessions and spiritual guidance.

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  • 116
  • Ministry of Social Development, Nevis Island Administration
  • Youth Employment through Entrepreneurship (to commence in January 2014)
  • Public
Formation of 5 co-operatives throughout the island with 3-4 persons per group. Will be provided with an interest free loan as start-up capital and a tax break for 5 years as incentive. Each will also have a mentor assigned.

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  • 117
  • Ministry of Youth Empowerment
  • Entrepreneurship Development Programme
  • Public
We pursue advocacy and public education through local and social media; theory and practical training using the CEBO and Business Labs models, and mentorship support.

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  • 118
  • St. Kitts Investment Promotion Agency
info@stkittsipa.org 465-1153

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  • 119
  • Basic Needs Trust Fund
869-466-4364

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  • 120
  • Clarence Fitzroy Briant College
  • Academia
869-465-2856 ext 106

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  • 121
  • Development Bank of St Kitts and Nevis
  • Financial
869-465-2288 ext: 101

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  • 122
  • First Caribbean Bank
  • Financial
869-466-2049

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  • 123
  • FND Enterprise Cooperative Credit Union (FNDECCU)
  • Financial
869-465-2576

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  • 124
  • St. Kitts and Nevis Information Service
869-465-2521 ext 1201

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  • 125
  • National Entrepreneurship Development Division
  • Public
869-465-2521 ext 1637

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  • 126
  • Night Raven
969-465-8630

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  • 127
  • Royal Bank of Canada / RBTT
  • Financial
969-465-23898

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  • 128
  • Social and Community Development
skbcommunitydevelopment@gmail.com 869-467-1154

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  • 129
  • Organisation of American States
  • International Organisation
869-465-2636

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  • 130
  • Scotia Bank
  • Financial
869-465-4141 ext 127

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  • 131
  • St. Kitts Cooperative Credit Union
  • Financial
869-465-2272

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  • 132
  • St Kitts and Nevis Small Business Forum
869-663-4970

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  • 133
  • University of The West Indies, Open Campus
869-465-2190

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  • 134
  • A Ganar St. Kitts
869-465-7962

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Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
  • PROJECT ID
  • ORGANIZATION
  • PROGRAM
  • SECTOR
  • 151
  • National Development Foundation
  • School Outreach
  • NGO
Provision of seed capital of $500 to students, preparation of a mandatory business plan and the possibility of further funding if successful.
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  • 152
  • Youth Affairs Division
  • Youth Empowerment Service
  • Public
On the job training for young people, to develop skills for employability. 456-1087
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  • 153
  • Adult and Continuing Education, Ministry of Education
  • Entrepreneurial Etc.
  • Public
Training in entrepreneurship through workshops and follow-up services.
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  • 154
  • Saint Vincent and the Grenadines National Insurance Services
  • Social Security Coverage (General)
  • Public
  • 155
  • Rural Transformation Unit
  • Rural Development
  • Public
Training and funding for small business owners in the rural communities.
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  • 156
  • Youth Business SVG
  • BizCAMP
  • NGO
BizCAMP is an initiative, which challenges its participants to create a working business within twelve hours. It will provide a fun, interactive way of getting young people interested in entrepreneurship whilst teaching them the value of teamwork, strategy and other facets, which encompass entrepreneurship.
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  • 157
  • Youth Business SVG
  • ONE + 1
  • NGO
ONE + 1 is a dynamic and multifaceted television program is to
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  • 158
  • Centre for Enterprise Development Inc. (CED)
  • Youth Entrepreneurship Community, Summer Training, Entrepreneurship for development
  • Private and Public Sector
All of the programmes are training for young entrepreneurs, based on demand.
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  • 159
  • Constructive Solutions Inc.
  • Biz-Hub
  • NGO
Create an additional critical support system that will assist with empowerment and improving the quality of life for people within the communities who are willing to help themselves and others
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  • 160
  • St. Vincent & the Grenadines Chamber of Industry & Commerce
svgchamber@svg-cic.org 457-1464
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Suriname
  • PROJECT ID
  • ORGANIZATION
  • PROGRAM
  • SECTOR
  • 170
  • Suriname Business Forum
info@surinamebusinessforum.org 499010

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  • 171
  • Suriname Trade & Industry Association
vsbstia@sr.net 475286

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  • 172
  • Chamber of Commerce & Industry
chamber@sr.net 473527

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  • 173
  • Department of National and International (Youth) Relations of the Directorate of Youth Affairs of the Ministry of Sports & Youth Affairs
(597) 426893

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  • 174
  • Women's Business Group Foundation
597-425940

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Trinidad and Tobago
  • PROJECT ID
  • ORGANIZATION
  • PROGRAM
  • SECTOR
  • 175
  • Council for Competitiveness and Innovation (CCI)
  • idea2innovation
  • Public
The programme consists of two stages. First, a selection and evaluation process. After winners are selected, they are then put through a one-year programme during which they are guided in the development of their workplans. Funds are disbursed against these workplans and participants are also given basic business training in preparation for commercialising their product/service once proof of concept activities are completed.

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  • 176
  • National Entrepreneurship Development Company Limited (NEDCO)
  • Youth Entrepreneurship Success (YES) Programme
  • Public
The YES! Programme was designed to introduce Small and Micro Business techniques to persons in the 18-35 age group.

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  • 177
  • Good News Trust
  • Works with underprivileged youth to turn them into video producers through three trust companies
tgn_media@hotmail.com

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  • 178
  • Toco Foundation
  • Youth in small communities
  • NGO
  • 179
  • Junior Achievement Trinidad and Tobago
jactt@tstt.net.tt, 868 625 3175

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  • 180
  • Heroes Foundation
  • NGO
  • 181
  • American Chamber of Commerce
  • Runs the National Youth Productivity Forum at senior secondary school level, as well as a voluntary business incubation project, which includes several young entrepreneurs in association with AmCham.
trade@amchamtt.com

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  • 182
  • University of Trinidad and Tobago - Centre for Innovation Development Enterprise and Strategy
  • Academia
http://u.tt/ (868) 642-8888 (868) 796-2866

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  • 183
  • Association of Caribbean States
  • 184
  • Trinidad and Tobago National Commission for UNESCO
(868) 622 - 0939 (868) 628 - 0154 tntncunesco@tstt.net.tt Links on: www.unesco.org AND www.moe.govt.tt

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  • 185
  • CSR Solutions Ltd.
(868) 623 4277

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  • 186
  • Ministry of Gender Youth and Child Development
  • Public
(868) 618 0232

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  • 187
  • Trinidad and Tobago Entrepreneurship and Innovation Club
Set up in early 2010 it now has 1,100 members and every quarter the online club is complemented by face to face networking sessions sponsored by CARIRI.

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  • 188
  • Trinidad and Tobago Foresight and Innovation Network
A network of nearly 600 persons set up in 2006, who are passionate about social and economic progress in T&T ranging in age from 15 through to 85 years.

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  • 189
  • Centre for Enterprise Development (CED)
CARIRI Business Incubator: The centre has 4 incubators, for business, technology, innovation and an ICT Centre to support building capacity and capability for enterprise creation.

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  • 190
  • Micro Enterprise & Training Grant
  • 191
  • Ministry of the People & Social Development
  • Public
williamsde@msd.gov.tt 625-8565 ext. 3159

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  • 192
  • Trinidad & Tobago Manufacturers' Association
info@ttma.com 675-8862

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  • 193
  • Youth Business Trinidad & Tobago
info@ybtt.org 665-8621 www.ybtt.org

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  • 194
  • Trinidad & Tobago Coalition of Services Industries
info@ttcsi.org 622-9229

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  • 195
  • The Lok Jack GSB's Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation
lokjackgsbcei@gsb.tt / cei@gsb.tt

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  • 196
  • International Business & Entrepreneurship Centre - University of New Brunswick
868.627.2192 / 8553

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Turks and Caicos Islands
  • PROJECT ID
  • ORGANIZATION
  • PROGRAM
  • SECTOR
  • 197
  • The Caribbean Research, Innovation and Entrepreneurship Network
  • Innovation and Entrepreneurship Network
A network that has over 500 members in 14 Caribbean countries, passionate about social and economic progress in the region. Sponsored by the CTA in Holland in association with the CCST in the Caribbean.

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  • 198
  • Commonwealth Youth Programme
info@commonwealth.int (+44) 207-7476500

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  • 199
  • Caribbean Centre of Excellence for Youth Entrepreneurship
mbrandon@caribbeanyouthentrepreneurship.org (+1246) 228-2772

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  • 200
  • Caribbean Export Development Agency
info@carib-export.com (+1246) 436-0578

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  • 201
  • Branson Centre of Entrepreneurship
enquiries.caribbean@bransoncentre.org (+1876) 632-5134

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  • 202
  • Caribbean Community (CARICOM) Secretariat
  • Culture and Community Development - Youth
(592) 222-0001-0075

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  • 203
  • InfoDev
  • InfoDev Entrepreneurship Programme for Innovation in the Caribbean (EPIC)
InfoDev Entrepreneurship Programme for Innovation in the Caribbean (EPIC): Help entrepreneurs overcome persistent market challenges facing owners and managers of MSMEs in the Caribbean region by: (i) using business incubation to provide a sustainable suite of services for start-up entrepreneurs compromising advisory services, mentorship, and access to infrastructure; (ii) upgrading skills and capabilities of regional incubator managers and policymakers for supporting MSME development; and (iii) providing seed funding to promising MSMEs to help them successful scale their operations.

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*This institution/programme was identified through desk research and serves as supplementary information for this tool. These institutions/programmes will be included in the research plans for the upcoming phases of the mapping exercise.