UWI Consulting is the gateway to specialized expertise on small state and developing country issues at the University of the West Indies through its four campuses: Mona, St. Augustine, Cave Hill and the Open Campus.
Who they are
UWI Consulting Inc. is a wholly owned subsidiary of The University of the West Indies (UWI). Their mission is to contribute to the unlocking of the development potential of the people and institutions of the Caribbean by providing professional advice and capacity building services. They are committed to providing world-class services that support governments, the private sector, non-governmental organisations (NGOs) and civil society groups, in developing and implementing policies and strategies that positively impact the development of the Region.
UWI Consulting was created in 2007 as an initiative of the Vice Chancellor of the UWI, Professor E. Nigel Harris. Since 2008, they have been offering research and professional services that promote creative and innovative practices in a wide range of areas such as health, education, sustainable development, environmental management, institutional reform, business process re-engineering, small island development states (SIDS), technology governance, trade policy formulation and economic growth. They provide these services through the implementation of programmes and projects in the public and private sectors, including on the behalf of international organizations. As a gateway to specialized expertise across four major international campuses, UWI Consulting is the first port of call for all those seeking to find the highest calibre of expertise and advice.
UWI Consulting Inc. is built on the strong foundation of the University of the West Indies (UWI) a unique Institution serving 17 independent jurisdictions but with relationships spanning the world. The University of the West Indies (UWI), has by far the largest and most significant concentration of advanced knowledge and technical expertise in the Caribbean region. No other organization in the Region has as significant a pool of knowledge on the Caribbean.
Established in October 2007, UWI Consulting Inc. has grown to be a major provider of research, strategy and enterprise consultancy services to governments, companies, and non-governmental institutions operating in the Caribbean. UWI consulting efficiently accesses the intellectual assets of the UWI to provide relevant, accurate and reliable results for clients.
Through its partnership arrangements, UWI Consulting Inc. can mobilize expertise from within all of UWI’s knowledge centres, as well as from its world-class individual professionals and practitioners around the world.
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