Powerful Ladies of Trinidad and Tobago (PLOTT) are committed to connecting and working with governments, communities, organizations and individuals locally and globally to tackle some the most difficult issues afflicting our modern world. Be it the economy, crime and national security, health, governance and transparency, gender equality or human rights, PLOTT has been actively pushing for change in Trinidad and Tobago and throughout the region since 2011. In so doing, PLOTT has successfully opened political and social discussions in the public domain to promote better awareness during the democratic process.
On January 1st 2016, the 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development — adopted by world leaders in September 2015 at an historic UN Summit — officially came into force. Over the next fifteen years, with these new Goals that universally apply to all, countries will mobilize efforts to end all forms of poverty, fight inequalities and tackle climate change, while ensuring that no one is left behind.
Under PLOTT’s overarching mission to create an environment of social responsibility and contribute to measurable and sustainable socio-economic change, PLOTT intends to play a key part in the realisation of the 2030 Agenda. In this regard, we have identified four strategic pillars to keep us focused: