Tag: Amerindian Heritage Month

Coalition fails in bid to cut $825.2M in Amerindian projects from Budget

Coalition fails in bid to cut $825.2M in Amerindian projects from Budget

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- September 22, 2020

─32 – 25 votes split A futile attempt by the APNU+AFC Members of Parliament (MP) to cut Budget 2020 was ... Read More

Sweeping relief intervention measures to be announced

Sweeping relief intervention measures to be announced

Staff Writer Staff Writer- September 2, 2020

- President Ali tells residents during outreach along Soesdyke-Linden Highway His Excellency Dr. Mohamed Irfaan Ali, today, accompanied by Members ... Read More

COVID-19 measures aimed directly at hinterland soon to be implemented – President Ali

COVID-19 measures aimed directly at hinterland soon to be implemented – President Ali

Synieka Thorne Synieka Thorne- September 1, 2020

—Heritage Month 2020 marks return to comprehensive Amerindian development. President of the Co-operative Republic of Guyana, His Excellency, Dr. Mohamed ... Read More

More robust development for Amerindians under PPP/C Gov’t – Min. Sukhai

More robust development for Amerindians under PPP/C Gov’t – Min. Sukhai

Synieka Thorne Synieka Thorne- September 1, 2020

The People Progressive Party/Civic (PPP/C) government will address existing challenges in Amerindian villages. This commitment was made by Minister of ... Read More

‘Fostering Traditional Practices for a safe Environment’

‘Fostering Traditional Practices for a safe Environment’

Synieka Thorne Synieka Thorne- August 28, 2020

− Virtual Amerindian Heritage Month celebration kicks off on Sep. 1 The rich and diverse culture of Guyana’s First Peoples ... Read More

Development plans laid out for Indigenous communities

Development plans laid out for Indigenous communities

Gavin Lewis Gavin Lewis- August 9, 2020

— issues affecting hinterland regions to be addressed DPI, Guyana, Sunday, August 9, 2020 During a handover of COVID-19 relief ... Read More

The Craft of a People

The Craft of a People

Nikosi Bruce Nikosi Bruce- September 4, 2019

DPI, Guyana, Wednesday, September 4, 2019 If there is one thing the Indigenous people are known for, it is their ... Read More

Heritage dinner marks end of Indigenous Heritage Month activities

Heritage dinner marks end of Indigenous Heritage Month activities

Staff Writer Staff Writer- September 30, 2018

-2018 activities seen increased support from patrons -Guyanese still have a far way to go in understanding the indigenous culture ... Read More

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