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Minister Cummings visits Wallerfield Rabbit Farm

Youth Development and National Service Minister, the Honourable Foster Cummings, yesterday toured Seans’ Rabbitry and Aquaponics Produce; a business owned and operated by youth entrepreneurs, Sean Austin and Sean Mc Lean. Minister Cummings, accompanied by a team from the Ministry and Public Relations Officer of the Wallerfield Farmers’ Association – Dillon Boisson, visited the Cry […]

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Minister Cummings Meets With UWI STA Guild

Minister of Youth Development and National Service, the Honourable Foster Cummings, along with Permanent Secretary Farook Hosein, and Deputy Permanent Secretary Marcia London–Mc Kellar, met with University of the West Indies St. Augustine – Student’s Guild President Kobe Sandy, to discuss the challenges facing UWI students and seeking solutions to address them.  Chief Executive Officer of […]

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Minister Cummings Meets Cooperative Credit Union League

Youth Development and National Service Minister, the Honourable Foster Cummings, along with Permanent Secretary Farook Hosein, Deputy Permanent Secretary Marcia London-McKellar, and Cooperative Development Specialist David Moe, met with President of the Cooperative Credit Union League Joseph Remy, Chief Executive Officer Dianne Joseph and Treasurer Michael Hernandez, to discuss the challenges and solutions with respect […]

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Public Pledges Support for Youth Camps

Members of the public have put their support behind the re-opening of ‘Youth Camps’ since it was announced by the Minister of Youth Development and National Service. The Honourable Foster Cummings – Minister of Youth Development and National Service spoke on the I95.5 programme Project Hope on Friday 11th June, 2021. Minister Cummings welcomed suggestions […]

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Minister Cummings Announces Upgrade and Refurbishment of Youth Camps

The Ministry of Youth Development and National Service has secured approval to upgrade and refurbish three ‘Youth Camps.’ This announcement was made by the Honourable Foster Cummings – Minister of Youth Development and National Service in a radio interview on Monday 24th May, 2021.          Minister Cummings, speaking about his Ministry’s programmes and services articulated, […]

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Youth Development Ministry Launches New Website

The Ministry of Youth Development and National Service (MYDNS) launched its new website www.mydns.gov.tt, with three main areas of focus: Youth Development; National Service and Micro and Small Enterprise Development. “This new website will provide young people with digital access to information on all the Ministry’s services. Whether it’s registering your youth group, learning about […]

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Minister Cummings Meets NEDCO and EDD

Minister of Youth Development and National Service, the Honourable Foster Cummings, together with Permanent Secretary Farook Hosein, met with the Chief Executive Officer of the National Enterprise Development Company (NEDCO) – Mr. Calvin Maurice, along with Mr. Makesi Alexander – Sector Specialist, Enterprise Development Division, on Wednesday 05 May, 2021, at the Ministry’s office, Elizabeth […]

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Minister Cummings Receives a Warm MYDNS Welcome

Newly-appointed Minister of Youth Development and National Service, the Honourable Foster Cummings was warmly welcomed, at the Ministry’s Head Office in St Clair as he assumed his new portfolio. On hand to greet the Honourable Minister were Permanent Secretary Mr. Farook Hosein and Deputy Permanent Secretary Mrs. Marcia London-Mc Kellar. On Tuesday, Minister Cummings met […]

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Minister Wants Youth Facilities to Operate for 14 Hours a Day

“Youth Facilities should eventually be open from 8:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. at least 6 days a week.” This is the vision of Minister of Youth Development and National Service, the Honourable Fitzgerald Hinds. The Minster was speaking after he visited the St James, Laventille and Malick Youth Facilities on Saturday 6th February, 2021. “We […]

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Minister Hinds Presents National Youth Policy 2020-2025 in Parliament

On Friday, February 05 2021, Minister of Youth Development and National Service, the Honourable Fitzgerald Hinds, presented a statement on the National Youth Policy for Trinidad and Tobago 2020-2025 to the House of Representatives of the Parliament. The Minister emphasized that the National Youth Policy provides the Government and other key youth development stakeholders, with […]