Leadership & Entrepreneurship
Social Media & Online Marketing
Tourism & Events
Suriname & Urban Development
The Surifesta Foundation was established in 1997 by initiatives of the private sector aiming to coordinate the events around December 31st and to improve tourism to Suriname by changing Paramaribo into one big, joyful entertainment area, the place to be. Hence, the name Surifesta, a simple abbreviation of ‘Suriname’ and ‘Festa: a social gathering for the purpose of celebration’.
suriname jazz festival
The Suriname Jazz Festival Foundation) was founded in Paramaribo, Suriname in September 2002, with the following objectives: a) To ensure that the Suriname Jazz Festival develops into a large, internationally known event covering a number of days, attracting international participants. b) To stimulate the musical education of particularly the Surinamese youth.
Future Leaders & Entrepreneurs
Future Leaders & Entrepreneurs is a yearly project by the Global Shapers Paramaribo focusing on exchanging leadership- and entrepreneurial skills; Providing the labour market with tailored labour and new ideas; Demonstrate the functionality and importance of crowdfunding for developmental projects in Suriname; Promote the development of a balanced and healthy lifestyle.