Tag: BNTF

122 Corentyne youths graduate from BIT programmes

122 Corentyne youths graduate from BIT programmes

Chevon Farley Chevon Farley- March 16, 2022

The Ministry of Labour’s Board of Industrial Training (BIT) Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET) programme on Tuesday graduated ... Read More

BNTF Guyana leading Caribbean in livelihood interventions

BNTF Guyana leading Caribbean in livelihood interventions

Alexis Rodney Alexis Rodney- December 20, 2020

The Basic Needs Trust Fund programme in Guyana could soon be used as a blueprint for other Caribbean countries, on ... Read More

BNTF prepares for 10th cycle in Guyana

BNTF prepares for 10th cycle in Guyana

Alexis Rodney Alexis Rodney- December 16, 2020

The Caribbean Development Bank’s (CDB) Basic Needs Trust Fund (BNTF) is preparing for the 10th round of its programme here ... Read More

Farmers in Regions Five, Six benefit from shade house project

Farmers in Regions Five, Six benefit from shade house project

Natasha Smith-Thomas Natasha Smith-Thomas- December 5, 2020

Farmers of Regions Five and Six are now benefitting from new shade houses through a collaboration between the Basic Needs ... Read More

Training for transformation

Training for transformation

Alexis Rodney Alexis Rodney- October 30, 2019

- 75 to benefit from $33M BNTF training programme DPI, Guyana, Wednesday, October 30, 2019 The future is already set ... Read More

BNTF 9 – improving the lives of vulnerable Guyanese 

BNTF 9 – improving the lives of vulnerable Guyanese 

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- April 3, 2019

DPI, Guyana, Wednesday, April 3, 2019 The ninth cycle of the Basic Needs Trust Fund (BNTF) project in Guyana will ... Read More

Potable water for more than 6,400 residents of Timehri North

Potable water for more than 6,400 residents of Timehri North

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- March 20, 2019

DPI, Guyana, Wednesday, March 20, 2019 One of the more than 6,400 residents of Timehri North, 52-year-old Yvonne McPherson welcomed ... Read More

‘Guyanese must disassociate themselves from denialism’

‘Guyanese must disassociate themselves from denialism’

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- August 26, 2018

- President Granger calls for concerted effort to tackle social ills at Cuffy 250 Forum Georgetown, Guyana – (August 26, ... Read More

National leadership and public stewardship

National leadership and public stewardship

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- August 17, 2018

Friday, August 17, 2018 This Twentieth Biennial Delegates Congress of the People’s National Congress is a powerful and pivotal political ... Read More

Basic Needs Trust Fund building more resilient, sustainable communities

Basic Needs Trust Fund building more resilient, sustainable communities

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- July 16, 2018

DPI, GUYANA, Monday, July 16, 2018 Entering its ninth phase of operation, the Caribbean Development Bank’s (CDB) Basic Needs Trust ... Read More

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