St Lucia celebrates Global Entrepreneurship Week under the theme #Gewinclusion

On Thursday 19th September 2019, Global Entrepreneurship Week (GEW) partners convened at the Chamber of Commerce Conference Room for the 1st in the series of GEW partners meeting.

In collaboration with the Junior Achievement St Lucia and the St Lucia Youth Business Trust, the St Lucia Chamber of Commerce Industry and Agriculture will host GEW activities for the 8th consecutive year.

The four themes presented by GEW International #GEWeducation, #GEWecosystems, #GEWinclusion and #GEWpolicy were discussed among partners and it was unanimously agreed that GEW Inclusion was the most appropriate theme for this years’ celebration.

The meeting was informed of the Ministry of Commerce Business month which coincides with GEW.
Beacon events for the celebration of GEW are as follows:

  • RBC Entrepreneurs Speed Networking Forum
  • DECA Idea Challenge
  • Get In The Ring
  • Fashion Entrepreneur Competition
  • Advisory Committee Panel Discussion

Partners meetings are held at the Chamber’s Conference Room, Orange Park Commercial Centre, Bois D’ Orange every other Thursday from 9:30am. The next partners meeting will be held on 17th October 2019.