Guyana Chronicle

Pomeroon Holds Women's Empowerment Seminar

Pomeroon Trading designed and sponsored a Women’s Empowerment Seminar Series in Guyana. The workshop – held for 50 women from the community – included presentations on gender equality, entrepreneurship and accessing finance.

The seminar is part of the Women's Empowerment and Development Strengthening Project, an initiative to promote the socio-economic development of women by building an environment for social change in targeted rural areas.

In addition, there was cervical cancer screening services offered free of charge to all women. The project was run in conjunction with the Ministry for Social Protection and the Cancer Association of Guyana.

For more information, read media coverage of the event here


Guyana Chronicle: "Pomeroon, A Plush Place"

Pomeroon Trading is featured in the Guyana Chronicle.

The expansive article covers the Pomeroon Coconut Nursery, plans for processing facilities, and the fertility of the Pomeroon region. See the full article here


The Caribbean is close to the world’s largest demand centre (the US) but produces less than one percent of the world’s supply of coconuts. With Guyana’s fertile soils and perfect agronomic conditions, I believe this can change
— Guyana Chronicle, February 2018