Economy and Economic Cooperation

German cooperation

Economic cooperation with Eastern Caribbean Countries

Germany engages actively in the economic cooperation with the countries of the region.

Bionics is a technology of the future: AirJelly, the bionic jelly fish developed by  Festo, a German technology group, can glide through the air under remote control.

Science, Research and Technology

Germany has a long tradition of science and research. And it is ready for the future!


International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA)

The International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) has 116 Members and more than 40 States have started the formal process of becoming Members. States in the process of becoming Members (Signatories / States in Accession) include Barbados, Grenada and Saint Lucia.

Get fit for the Climate

WWF and Deutsches Klima-Konsortium (DKK) offer free online course. The free and open online course follows the principle of a MOOC (Massive Open Online Course) and includes six chapters on the physical basis of the climate system, the anthropogenic climate change and impacts on nature and society. The course is given in English and will start on October 1st 2017.

Andreas Haack, Head of the Economic Section

Andreas Haack, Head of the Economic Section

Andreas Haack, Head of the Economic Section

German Companies in Trinidad and Tobago

Germany Trade & Invest (GTAI)

Logo Germany Trade and Invest (GTAI)

Germany Trade & Invest (GTAI) is the economic development agency of the Federal Republic of Germany. With more than 50 offices in Germany and abroad and its network of partners throughout the world, GTAI supports German companies setting up in foreign markets, promotes Germany as a business location and assists foreign companies setting up in Germany.