Tag: Amerindian Affairs sector

Leaving No One Behind

Leaving No One Behind

Shania Gonsalves Shania Gonsalves- January 4, 2022

Ministry of Amerindian Affairs - Sector Highlights 2021 The PPP/C government through the Ministry of Amerindian Affairs in 2021, embarked ... Read More

Gov’t “preparing the ground” for human resource development in hinterland – Minister Sukhai

Gov’t “preparing the ground” for human resource development in hinterland – Minister Sukhai

Shania Gonsalves Shania Gonsalves- December 3, 2021

Minister of Amerindian Affairs, Pauline Sukhai, MP, said the government is working to develop its human resources in hinterland communities, ... Read More

Amerindian leaders complete two-day mediation training

Amerindian leaders complete two-day mediation training

Shania Gonsalves Shania Gonsalves- December 2, 2021

Forty (40) Amerindian leaders from Regions Four, Five, Six and Ten, on Thursday completed a two-day mediation training programme at ... Read More

Guyana and Canada collaborate to preserve indigenous culture, languages

Guyana and Canada collaborate to preserve indigenous culture, languages

Shania Gonsalves Shania Gonsalves- November 16, 2021

A collaborative effort will be taken by Guyana and Canada to preserve the indigenous people’s culture, language and way of ... Read More

Yawong women to get Gov’t’s help to start-up small projects

Yawong women to get Gov’t’s help to start-up small projects

Shania Gonsalves Shania Gonsalves- October 26, 2021

Residents of Yawong, Region Eight recently received $1.2M to aid the construction of a center that will be used as ... Read More

15 Region Eight communities receive tractors to boost development

15 Region Eight communities receive tractors to boost development

Shania Gonsalves Shania Gonsalves- October 21, 2021

The Ministry of Amerindian Affairs distributed 15 tractors to various villages in Region Eight (Potaro-Siparuni). Among villages benefitting were Bamboo ... Read More

Minister Sukhai urges Kurukubaru residents to focus on their village’s development

Minister Sukhai urges Kurukubaru residents to focus on their village’s development

Shania Gonsalves Shania Gonsalves- October 20, 2021

Minister of Amerindian Affairs, Pauline Sukhai MP, has assured residents of Kurukubaru, Region Eight (Potaro-Siparuta) that the Dr. Mohamed Irfaan ... Read More

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