Tag: Amerindian Act

President Ali announces ‘One Guyana Commission’ to be led by PM Phillips

President Ali announces ‘One Guyana Commission’ to be led by PM Phillips

Isaiah Braithwaite Isaiah Braithwaite- February 11, 2021

- To update Amerindian Act through consultation His Excellency Dr. Mohamed Irfaan Ali today announced the establishment of a “One ... Read More

NTC is not a political party; it must take the lead in driving Amerindian development  -President Granger

NTC is not a political party; it must take the lead in driving Amerindian development -President Granger

Staff Writer Staff Writer- July 16, 2018

Georgetown, Guyana – (July 16, 2018) President David Granger, today, called on the National Toshaos Council (NTC) to take the ... Read More

Three day discussion convene to better understanding the Amerindian act …   the time is right Minister Allicock

Three day discussion convene to better understanding the Amerindian act …   the time is right Minister Allicock

Staff Writer Staff Writer- March 17, 2017

Georgetown, Guyana - March 17, 2017 Government has pumped ten million dollars towards initiatives geared at strengthening the Amerindian Act ... Read More

New child protection initiatives imminent  

New child protection initiatives imminent  

Staff Writer Staff Writer- September 19, 2016

GINA, GUYANA, Monday, September 19, 2016 The Ministry of Social Protection has revealed that several new initiatives are catered for ... Read More

GLSC conducts legislative review to harmonise land management agencies  -report presented to Minister Harmon

GLSC conducts legislative review to harmonise land management agencies -report presented to Minister Harmon

Staff Writer Staff Writer- September 5, 2016

(MOTP) Georgetown, Guyana – (September 5, 2016) Minister of State, Mr. Joseph Harmon, today, received a copy of the preliminary ... Read More

Hinterland CDCs urged to collaborate more with RDCs

Hinterland CDCs urged to collaborate more with RDCs

Staff Writer Staff Writer- August 26, 2016

GINA, GUYANA, Friday, August 26, 2016 Community Development Councils (CDCs) in hinterland communities have been advised to engage regional governing ... Read More

Consultations begin on  Amerindian Act revision

Consultations begin on  Amerindian Act revision

Staff Writer Staff Writer- August 23, 2016

GINA, GUYANA, August 23, 2016 Some of the Indigenous leaders during their discussions Consultations for the revision of the Amerindian ... Read More

Revision of Amerindian Act critical to addressing Amerindian land rights- Minister Allicock

Staff Writer Staff Writer- June 1, 2016

Georgetown GINA, June 1, 2016 Minister of Indigenous Peoples’ Affairs, Sydney Allicock says there are many deficiencies in the Amerindian ... Read More

Minister Allicock meets with UN Special Rapporteur on Indigenous peoples rights

Minister Allicock meets with UN Special Rapporteur on Indigenous peoples rights

Staff Writer Staff Writer- May 19, 2016

(Left to right) Mervyn Williams, Ministerial Adviser; Vice President Sydney Allicock; United Nations Special Rapporteur on the Rights of Indigenous ... Read More

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