Exchanging Experiences, Expanding Opportunities

Cooperation on social protection: Chile and Trinidad &Tobago

Wednesday, August 8, 2012 - 15:45 to Friday, August 10, 2012 - 15:45



The Social Development Ministry of Chile received a high-level delegation from the Ministry of the People and Social Development of Trinidad and Tobago to undertake – with the support and facilitation of the OAS-IASPN- a cooperation activity (a technical internship for high level officials) on social protection issues, and the fight against poverty with special emphasis on homeless population.


The purpose of this study tour was to get to know the Chilean experience with the “Programa Calle” in order to adapt to the Trinidadian context the means in which homeless persons in Chile have access to the resources and conditions that enable them to improve their living standards.


Organizer :
  • Social Development Ministry (Chile) and Ministry of the People and Social Development (Trinidad & Tobago)
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