Find National NGO expertise in Trinidad and Tobago
Trinidad has many non-governmental organisations (NGOs) involved in all sectors of sustainable development. The Network of Civil Society Organisations consists of NGOs, community-based organisations (CBOs) and faith-based organisations (FBOs), which function at a local level in various communities. The network identifies and helps to address issues of poverty and vulnerability within communities in Trinidad and Tobago. Organisations within the network can share information and access services and learning opportunities for more effective impact in their community. The offices of the European Union (EU) Poverty Reduction Programme Project Implementation Unit are located in Trinidad. The Regional Micro-Project Fund (RMPF) provides micro-grants to civil society organisations (CSOs) to finance worthy projects. These grants can also be used to fund joint projects between CSOs and government organisations.