The Rural Transformation Unit will be hosting training sessions for the civil society organisations on the operation of the Interactive Matrix on the 19th and 20th August, 2013. The sessions are expected to commence at 9:00 a.m. daily. Training will be held at the Ministry of Telecoms' training room located on the Second floor of the CLICO building.
Rural Transformation Unit launched its third Community Partnership Group in Owia on the 27th October, 2011 at the Fisheries Complex. The Community Partnership Groups comprise of residents from Owia and Point.
The Owia Point Community Partnership Group (C.P.G.) Hosted the 2012 North Windward Netball Tournament in Owia from Fancy, Sandy Bay, Orange Hill, and Owia. Sevens teams participated in the tournament on 24, March 2012 and ended Sunday 30, May.
First place went to the O.S.C.O. Team (Owia Sports and Culture Organization), second Place Trail Blazers (Owia team), and third place to the Fancy netball team. Individual awards were given for special recognition in the tournament with Fredseeker Bowens as Best Center, Avonell Richardson as Best Defender, Breanna Laster Most Goals. The most disciplined team was Fancy, and the best dressed team was O.S.C.O. Team 2. The MVP of the tournament was Breanna Laster.