YOUNG people are particularly vulnerable to the disruptions caused by Covid-19 and it’s for this reason Citi Foundation has partnered with Trust for the Americas, and the Caribbean Industrial Research Institute (CARIRI) to launch an innovation lab for young people.
CARIRI and bmobile are engaging with the nation’s youth to promote ICT development and proficiency. The following is a press-release from bmobile.
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CARIRI hosts the Minister of Rural Development and Local Government at Quality Assurance in Infrastructure Projects seminar
After having a similar session back in April, there was a lot of interest from the Corporations for a specific session on Infrastructure Projects, and…
CARIRI and the Engineering Institute of The University of the West Indies – Memorandum of Understanding (MOU)
On Wednesday 3rd August, 2016, CARIRI and the Engineering Institute of The University of the West Indies signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) which will see…
Congratulation to the graduates of Cycle 6 CARIRI’s Business Hatchery Programme! On July 16th 2016, a diverse group of entrepreneurs and business start-ups completed the…
Do you sometimes feel that you are stifling when you are inside your home or in your work area? Or do you experience watery eyes, sneezing or itchy skin or throat on entering a building? Then it is likely you may be experiencing the symptoms of an improperly ventilated building. So you may be…Read more
American writer, David Auerbach, said it best: “In Wine there is Wisdom. In Beer there is Freedom. In Water there is Bacteria”. More than just a catchy phrase, it is also true, well at least about water. This article highlights one of the lesser-known waterborne bacteria: Legionella. What is Legionella? Legionellais a pathogenic (disease-causing) group…Read more
Risk Management is not a new subject and it is not one that should be ignored, especially by companies in the Food and Beverage Industry. Risk management’s overall objective is to assure the organization that uncertainty does not deflect from the effort of achieving the business goals. Nothing should be more important to the food…Read more
The market for smartphones and mobile apps is a closely related market, moreover, withTrinidad and Tobago and other English-speaking Caribbean islands being tiny domestic marketsfor mobile app developers, internationalization is a key strategy for mobile app ventures lookingto scale up.The most recent statistics from the Telecommunications Authority of Trinidad andTobago show mobile phone penetration of…Read more