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Adopt A River partners with The Scout Association of Trinidad & Tobago

Posted on: March 10th, 2017 by Allister Brizan No Comments

Adopt A River has recently partnered with The Scout Association of Trinidad & Tobago to raise awareness about watershed protection and the need for all citizens to participate in activities that will positively our water quality. (more…)

Adopt A River meets with the Lopinot Community Council

Posted on: March 9th, 2017 by admin No Comments

On March 2nd 2017 members of the Adopt A River Implementation Unit visited the beautiful village of Lopinot. (more…)

Adopt A River Implementation Unit at the Jean Baptiste St. Augustine Preschool

Posted on: March 6th, 2017 by Allister Brizan No Comments

On Friday 03rd March, 2017, the Outreach Officers and Assistants of the Adopt A River Implementation Unit engaged the year two children of the Jean Baptiste St. Augustine Preschool and Activity Centre. (more…)

Adopt A River and CYEN visit Arima Girls RC and Arima Boys RC

Posted on: February 14th, 2017 by Allister Brizan No Comments

Adopt A River and CYEN visit Arima Girls RC and Arima Boys RC schools.

The Caribbean Youth Environmental Network (CYEN) has embarked on a series of school tours in a project called the “Water Warriors School Caravan” and Adopt A River was there to lend our support.

Our first Water Warriors’ Training Programme

Posted on: February 13th, 2017 by Allister Brizan No Comments

Check out pics from one of our first Water Warriors’s Training Programme. This programme was held in Guanapo where we trained 25 community members in testing water using a basic water quality testing kit. They were also taught in first aid in order to ensure their safety in the field.

The CYEN TT team goes out into Arima on day one of the Learn and Flow Surveys

Posted on: February 13th, 2017 by Allister Brizan No Comments


The member of the Caribbean Youth Environment Network T&T Chapter started work on their community survey on Saturday towards their AAR project “Learn and Flow: The Arima and Courland Water Story”.

G-CEDO first water quality testing in the Guanapo River

Posted on: February 13th, 2017 by Allister Brizan No Comments

The Guanapo Community & Environmental Development Organisation (G-CEDO) first water quality testing in the Guanapo River.
On October 20th 2012 G-CEDO members visited 4 sites along the Guanapo River to collect water samples and perform field tests for 7 parameters

Social Justice Foundation/Good Media Eco Youths Network

Posted on: February 13th, 2017 by Allister Brizan No Comments

Another very active organisation registered with the Adopt A River Programme is the Social Justice Foundation/Good Media Eco Youths Network.
Check out our field trips, Water Warriors Training Programme and water quality testing exercises with this group!

Good Media Eco Youth Leaders and Adopt a River visit Mausica River

Posted on: February 13th, 2017 by Allister Brizan No Comments

Good Media Eco Youth Leaders and Adopt a River visit Mausica River

Adopt A River in International Press Service article

Posted on: February 13th, 2017 by Allister Brizan No Comments

Adopt A River has been recognised internationally!
Check out the International Press Service recent article!
http://www.ipsnews.net/2015/06/young-people-lend-a-hand-to-trinidads-ailing-watersheds/