World Glaucoma Week 2019

In observance of World Glaucoma Week 2019, staff of the Office of the President were screened for Glaucoma by Dr. Desiree Murray, Chairperson of The Volunteers for World Sight Day and a team of experts on Thursday March 14, 2019. First to be screened at 9am was Her...

Message from Her Excellency Paula-Mae Weekes, ORTT, President of the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago on International Women’s Day 2019

On this International Women’s Day, we celebrate the achievements, triumphs and progress of all women and take up the cause to think equal, build smart and innovate for change. The framework of the United Nations 2030 Sustainable Development Agenda has encouraged...

The Most Reverend Charles Jason Gordon, Archbishop of Port of Spain visits President Weekes

The Most Reverend Charles Jason Gordon, Archbishop of Port of Spain, called on Her Excellency Paula-Mae Weekes ORTT, President of the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago, last week. Her Excellency and His Grace discussed a number of current issues including education and...

President Weekes Attends the Red Cross Kiddies Carnival

Hundreds of costumed children paraded across the stage at the Queen's Park Savannah last Saturday at the annual Red Cross Kiddies Carnival. In attendance was Patron of the Red Cross, President Paula-Mae Weekes ORTT. Her Excellency expressed delight at the sheer...

Her Excellency Attends Launch of the TTDF Military Women’s Initiative

On Friday 15th February, 2019, Her Excellency Paula-Mae Weekes ORTT, Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces, attended the launch of the Trinidad and Tobago Defence Force Military Women’s Initiative 2019. The theme of the initiative is Gender Equity in a Framework of...

Her Excellency Receives Participants of the NiNa Young Women’s Entrepreneurship Programme

Several young participants of the NiNa Young Women’s Entrepreneurship Programme visited Her Excellency on Thursday 7th February, 2019. They were led by Founder and National Coordinator of NiNa, Ms. Akosua Dardaine Edwards. NiNa is a programme for young ladies between...

Presentation of Credentials: Ambassador of the Kingdom of Thailand

His Excellency Maris Sangiampongsa, Ambassador of the Kingdom of Thailand to the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago, presented his credentials to Her Excellency Paula-Mae Weekes ORTT on Wednesday 6th February, 2019. His Excellency was accompanied by his spouse, Mrs....

Farewell Courtesy Call from Outgoing Indian High Commissioner

His Excellency Bishwadip Dey, High Commissioner for the Republic of India and his wife, Mrs. Mayura Dey paid a farewell courtesy call on Her Excellency Paula-Mae Weekes ORTT, President of the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago on Tuesday 5th February, 2019. They were...

Courtesy Call: Representatives of Organisations for the Blind and Visually Impaired

The Office of the President is embarking on several initiatives with regard to vision impairment. This is a result of a courtesy call on Her Excellency Paula-Mae Weekes ORTT, by representatives of the Trinidad and Tobago Blind Welfare Association, Advocates of the...

Her Excellency visits the Assembly Legislature, THA

A special sitting of the Assembly Legislature, Tobago House of Assembly was held in honour of Her Excellency Paula-Mae Weekes ORTT, President of the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago on Thursday January 31, 2019. Her Excellency addressed the special sitting as did both...

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