GRENADIAN TO ATTEND REGIONAL ENTREPRENEURIAL WORKSHOP
St. George - Grenadian artisan, Grace Benjamin will attend the Regional Workshop on Entrepreneurial Strengthening in the Tourism Sector: Opportunities for Women from 22 - 23 October in Cartagena de Indias, Colombia.
Ms. Benjamin, a self-employed Arts & Craft Vendor and resident of Petite Martinique specialises in knitted garments and sea shell collectibles. She will join nineteen (19) women artisans in the region to learn the linkages between entrepreneurship and tourism.
The workshop, hosted by the Association of Caribbean States (ACS) Directorate of Sustainable Tourism and Directorate of Trade will identify the needs and priorities for women entrepreneurs, areas for future interventions, and focus on capacity-building.