Communications Minister discuss the role of NGOs in national development
Meeting of minds: Minister of Communications, Senator the Honourable Donna Cox (right) today, 31 January 2020 met with the founder of Is There Not a Cause?(ITNAC), Avonelle Hector-Joseph (left) to discuss the role of non-governmental organisations in national development.
ITNAC is a non-profit organisation that assists in disaster relief, community development and poverty alleviation. Mrs Hector-Joseph discussed with Minister Cox the need for greater civil society and Government collaboration, to which Minister Cox agreed, once it is in alignment with Government’s policy.
Discussion on closer collaboration: Founder of Is There Not a Cause?(ITNAC), Avonelle Hector-Joseph (left) during her visit with Minister of Communications, Senator the Honourable Donna Cox (right) at the Ministry’s office at Lady Young Road, Morvant earlier today, 31 January 2020. Issues discussed included closer collaboration between the Government and civil society, and how NGOs can contribute to national development.