Tag: African swine fever (ASF)

Minister Mustapha says strengthening linkages between the agri-food, tourism & health sectors among actions necessary to reposition Caribbean agriculture

Minister Mustapha says strengthening linkages between the agri-food, tourism & health sectors among actions necessary to reposition Caribbean agriculture

- September 6, 2021

- says financing for mitigation and adaptation to climate change is critical Agriculture Minister Zulfikar Mustapha said for agriculture to ... Read More

Steps taken to better equip GLDA’s Epidemiology Unit

Steps taken to better equip GLDA’s Epidemiology Unit

- May 4, 2021

- to increase disease surveillance efforts, animal treatment capabilities The Government is investing in boosting the capacity of the Guyana ... Read More

African Swine Fever (ASF) Media Update

African Swine Fever (ASF) Media Update

- October 18, 2019

The recent spread of African swine fever (ASF) in Europe, and more recently in Asia, is responsible for huge economic ... Read More

COVID-19 Alert!

Coronavirus disease spreads primarily through contact with an infected person when they cough or sneeze. It also spreads when a person touches a surface or object that has the virus on it, then touches their eyes, nose, or mouth. We urge citizens to practice good hygiene and social or physical distancing also adhere to the guidelines provided by the Ministry of Health, Guyana.