Category: Office of the Prime Minister

CDC’s flood relief efforts boosted with more donations

CDC’s flood relief efforts boosted with more donations

Chevon Farley Chevon Farley- June 21, 2021

The Civil Defence Commission (CDC) on Monday received several million dollars in cash and items from private entities and non-governmental ... Read More

CDC sends off flood relief hampers to miners

CDC sends off flood relief hampers to miners

Staff Writer Staff Writer- June 21, 2021

Relief supplies destined for flood affected miners in Region Seven (Cuyuni-Mazaruni) left Georgetown on Monday, and included 216 flood hampers ... Read More

CDC, CDEMA to begin detailed flood impact assessment next week

CDC, CDEMA to begin detailed flood impact assessment next week

Kemol King Kemol King- June 19, 2021

The Civil Defence Commission (CDC) has held a virtual pre-deployment briefing in conjunction with the Caribbean Disaster Emergency Management Agency ... Read More

Minister McCoy delivers relief to flood-affected Laluni residents

Minister McCoy delivers relief to flood-affected Laluni residents

Mikaila Prince Mikaila Prince- June 19, 2021

Minister within the Office of the Prime Minister Hon. Kwame McCoy, on Saturday, delivered 150 food and sanitation hampers to ... Read More

NEOC officially fully operationalised

NEOC officially fully operationalised

Staff Writer Staff Writer- June 19, 2021

The multi-stakeholder National Emergency Operations Centre (NEOC) was on Wednesday formally operationalised to provide an enhanced coordinated mechanism that will ... Read More

COVID-19 protocols being observed at CDC shelters

COVID-19 protocols being observed at CDC shelters

Godfrey Broomes Godfrey Broomes- June 18, 2021

-Regions One, Two should brace for flooding on Monday, Tuesday Director General of the Civil Defence Commission (CDC), Lieutenant Colonel ... Read More

‘All hands on deck’ flood response in Guyana

‘All hands on deck’ flood response in Guyana

Staff Writer Staff Writer- June 18, 2021

The response to Guyana’s ongoing flood situation has always been a coordinated, all hands on deck response with involvement from ... Read More

CDEMA team arrives in Guyana ahead of DDSA mission

CDEMA team arrives in Guyana ahead of DDSA mission

Staff Writer Staff Writer- June 18, 2021

Officials from the Caribbean Disaster Emergency Management Agency (CDEMA), the Regional Security System (RSS) and Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) ... Read More

CDEMA to begin detailed damage assessment next week

CDEMA to begin detailed damage assessment next week

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- June 17, 2021

—about 30 technical officials to arrive Approximately 30 technical officials from the Caribbean Disaster Emergency Management Agency (CDEMA) are set ... Read More

ANSA McAL, Ramps Logistics donate to CDC flood relief programme

ANSA McAL, Ramps Logistics donate to CDC flood relief programme

Beauty Razack Beauty Razack- June 17, 2021

The Civil Defence Commission (CDC) on Thursday received donations from Ansa McAL Trading Limited and Ramps Logistics to boost national ... Read More

CDC receives over $100M in cash, donations to flood relief

CDC receives over $100M in cash, donations to flood relief

Shania Gonsalves Shania Gonsalves- June 17, 2021

-Director General -GTT donates $3M  Director General of the Civil Defence Commission (CDC), Lieutenant Colonel Kester Craig says the agency ... Read More

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