A bit about Couva.
Couva is an urban town in west-central Trinidad, south of Port of Spain and Chaguanas and north of San Fernando. It covers just about 68 square kilometers and includes the Point Lisas Industrial Estate and the Port of Point Lisas. It was also the site of a large sugar factory.
The Pt Lisas Industrial Estate
Industries located there include numerous ammonia plants and methanol plants, melamine manufacturing plants, a urea manufacturing plant; a natural gas to liquids processing facility and it is the site of two power stations and a large reverse osmosis water desalination plant.
UTT Aviation Campus
Also situated in the Couva area is the University of Trinidad & Tobago’s Aviation Campus, a premier facility for industry-relevant aviation training using state-of-the-art learning spaces and technology.
We have 3 secondary and 4 primary schools. There are also businesses of all types served by the Energy Chamber and the Point Lisas Chamber of Industry and Commerce. Couva is also the site of the National Cricket Centre and the National Aquatic Centre.
As in all communities there are women and girls who are disadvantaged and who will benefit from the presence of SI Couva . We have already started to serve them.