The news of the release of the journalists Salud Hernandez-Mora, Diego D'Pablos and Carlos Melo, that I discussed just a few days ago in Bogota, is a great relief.
I hope this positive step will be accompanied by other confidence-building gestures, that could pave the way to the opening of formal peace negotiations between the Government of Colombia and the ELN, thus paralleling the ongoing Havana negotiations between the Government and the FARC.
Research and capacity building project of the Faculty of Law of the University of the West Indies, St Augustine designed to enhance and improve Trinidad and Tobago's human rights practices and policies to internationally accepted standards.
Project to strengthen the technical and human capacity of the CARICOM region to prevent, detect and minimize the opportunity for illegal activity at the borders and on land and to enable higher conviction rates. The programme is aimed at countering threats to the Region by increasing trans-border intelligence and information sharing and strengthening CARICOM borders.
Funding to support the Government of Trinidad and Tobago to pursue a low-carbon development path through the implementation of the National Environment Policy, the Forest Policy, the Protected Areas Policy and the National Climate Change Policy. In doing so, the Programme will support the Government to improve environmental governance
Project to improve the contribution of the small scale fisheries sector to food security in the Caribbean through building the capacity of regional and national fisher folk organisation networks to participate in governance.