Monday, 22 May 2017

Call for proposals: Concept for Design of a Management Information System

Improving Forest and Protected Area Management Project

- Call for Proposals: Concept for design of a Management Information System

Improving Forest and Protected Area Management in Trinidad and Tobago (GCP/TRI/003/GFF) is a full scale project funded by the Global Environment Facility (GEF), the Government of Trinidad and Tobago through the Ministry of Planning and Development, the European Union and the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO).  The project’s overarching objective is to improve the sustainability of protected areas systems in Trinidad and Tobago.

The Improving Forest and Protected Area Management in Trinidad and Tobago Project (GCP/TRI/003/GFF) is issuing this Call for the preparation of a concept for the design of a management information system for forest and protected areas in Trinidad and Tobago.

Please click the link below to see further details of this call:

Applications should be submitted to:

Mrs. Neila Bobb-Prescott, Chief Technical Advisor at Neila.BobbPrescott@fao.org.

Deadline for submission of applications is: Tuesday 4th July 2017.

Wednesday, 10 May 2017

Workshop Report: Introduction to Monitoring and Evaluation

Last February, the "Improving Forest and Protected Area Management in Trinidad and Tobago" project coordinated the hosting of the three-day workshop "An Introduction to Monitoring and Evaluation"  with the assistance of the National Transformation Unit of the Ministry of Planning and Development.

We are happy to share the report on the workshop at  this link.

Sunday, 30 April 2017

Trails in Paradise

Trees at the Gilpin Trail in the Main Ridge Forest Reserve, Tobago
The third module of the Interpretive Trail Design and Maintenance Course (for the "Improving Forest and Protected Area Management in Trinidad and Tobago" project) was held in Tobago over the period March 28th - 29th 2017.

Follow the experiences of the intrepid group at this link.