The Ministry of Foreign Affairs would like to report the following resulting from the filing of its Application with the International Court of Justice on March 29, 2018 requesting the Court to confirm the legal validity and binding effect of the 1899 Arbitral Award regarding the boundary between Guyana and Venezuela.
The President of the International Court of Justice has invited the representatives of Guyana and Venezuela to attend a meeting with him on June 18, 2018 in The Hague for the purpose of fixing the schedule for the filing of the written pleadings in the case. This is part of the Court’s normal procedure following the filing of a case.
The meeting with the President of the Court will be limited to the matter of the schedule.
– President calls on NCW to do more for women’s equality Georgetown, Guyana – (August 20, 2018) President David Granger, today, called for a concerted effort to be taken to combat the scourge of violence against women; noting that failure to take action will result in the persistence of...