The unusual topic of conversation seems to follow me. At business meetings, dinner parties, and coffee dates, people keep talking to me about their childhood abuse. It makes sense: my story of abuse motivates my work, and I don’t stop talking about my mission to end violence in every home (TEDTalk). Because I share my […]
“How many of you have experienced violence?” We waited as the room full of well-educated, well-to-do teenagers looked down and shuffled their feet. They had traveled from their school to the U.S. Embassy in Trinidad to take part in a focus group and workshop about gender based violence. Our partner, Population Services International (PSI), a […]
AMERICAN actress, singer and humanitarian Mandy Moore will be visiting this country to attend an event on the gender- based violence. Moore, full name Amanda Leigh Moore, will be the specially invited guest at the PSI-Caribbean reveal of their “Preventing Gender-Based Violence Prevention Programme” to be held on Friday at Home, Scott Street. Population Services […]
SEX. Thousands of Trinidadians and Tobagonians do it every day, many ignorant or simply uncaring about healthy sexual practices. So how do you get these sexually active people, including marginalised groups such as sex workers and men who have sex with men (MSM), to be cognizant of their own sexual health, and even change their […]
St. Maarten AIDS Foundation (SAF) continues to keep St. Maarten on track for the Millennium Development Goals dealing with the eradication of HIV/AIDS. In 2013, the foundation moved further in wiping out HIV/AIDS related stigma with an increased number of people getting tested at the public HIV rapid testing day event. Read the full article […]
Youth empowerment was the common aim when PSI Caribbean handed over HIV/Aids prevention educational materials to YTEPP on November 8.
The local arm of Population Services International Caribbean (PSI) has introduced a line of trendy T-shirts to its educational arsenal toward the prevention of HIV/Aids in T&T. The catchy slogan is Got It? Get It (GIGI).
C&C Trading was the recipient of an Excellence Award for long-term commitment to partnership from the Caribbean arm of Population Services International (PSI/C). The presentation of the plaque was made at a meeting of stakeholders held in Trinidad and Tobago last week.
The Caribbean Broadcast Media Partnership on HIV/AIDS (CBMP) in association with PSI/Caribbean launched the ‘Man A Man: LIVE UP Video Competition’ at the Rebel Salute concert in St Elizabeth on Saturday, January 14. The competition engages 18-24-year-old Jamaican residents to showcase their talent by creating an original two-minute video highlighting their views on ‘Faddahood and […]