The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Sub-regional Office for Barbados and the Eastern Caribbean and the Young Americas Business Trust (YABT), a nonprofit organization that works in cooperation with General Secretariat of the Organization of American States (OAS), are pleased to announce the 6 winners of the First Edition of the Caribbean Innovation Challenge (CIC).
In preparation for the final stage of evaluations during the CIC Finals in Barbados, the finalists participated in one-on-one business training and received tailored feedback from international experts. The winners' selection was conducted by a panel of 15 international experts and includes two teams in each award category: Social, Economic and Environmental.
These 6 teams will now have the opportunity to compete on the Hemispheric level in the TIC Americas and Eco-Challenge Caribbean 2013, thanks to the support from PepsiCo.
We congratulate the following teams on their outstanding achievement in the CIC 2013!
|Hivesource||Best Economic Entrepreneur||Trinidad and Tobago|
|LCP Industries||Best Economic Entrepreneur||Antigua and Barbuda|
|Mr. Tallyman's Sun Dried Bananas||Best Social Entrepreneur||Trinidad and Tobago|
|Book Line||Best Social Entrepreneur||Barbados|
|Emerald Energy||Best Enviromental Entrepreneur||Saint Vincent and the Grenadines|
|Tambran by Tamara||Best Enviromental Entrepreneur||Grenada|