Tag: Caribbean Disaster Emergency Management Agency (CDEMA)

Guyana and Suriname NDCs update CDEMA on Flood Impact

Guyana and Suriname NDCs update CDEMA on Flood Impact

Staff Writer Staff Writer- June 13, 2021

The Caribbean Disaster Emergency Management Agency (CDEMA) on Saturday engaged National Disaster Coordinators (NDCs) to discuss the impact of the ... Read More

CDC updates Caribbean partner donor groups on flood situation

CDC updates Caribbean partner donor groups on flood situation

Staff Writer Staff Writer- June 10, 2021

Director General of the Civil Defence Commission, Lieutenant Colonel Kester Craig today updated the Caribbean Disaster Emergency Management Agency (CDEMA) ... Read More

Multi-sectorial Agencies Representatives Benefit from Harmonised Disaster Risk Management Monitoring Workshop

Staff Writer Staff Writer- January 24, 2020

PRESS RELEASE Georgetown, Guyana - Thursday, January 23, 2020 Several officials in technical capacities from a wide cross-section of Government ... Read More

CDC launches Regional Disaster Risk Management Committee in Region 10

CDC launches Regional Disaster Risk Management Committee in Region 10

Staff Writer Staff Writer- December 28, 2018

- each region to have functional committee by early 2019 Georgetown, Guyana – (December 28, 2018) The Civil Defence Commission ... Read More

Hurricane Relief Concert estimated to make $50M

Hurricane Relief Concert estimated to make $50M

Staff Writer Staff Writer- October 26, 2017

DPI, Guyana, Thursday, October 26, 2017 In efforts to raise funds for recent hurricane-stricken territories, the government of Guyana and ... Read More

Citizens urged to heed weather watch warnings

Citizens urged to heed weather watch warnings

Staff Writer Staff Writer- September 7, 2017

DPI, Guyana, Thursday, September 07, 2017 The government is calling on all citizens to take heed of the weather-watch warnings ... Read More

Holistic framework needed to combat climate change – Minister Holder tells regional training workshop

Holistic framework needed to combat climate change – Minister Holder tells regional training workshop

Staff Writer Staff Writer- May 17, 2017

GINA, GUYANA, Wednesday, May 17, 2017 A two- day regional workshop was today, launched to strengthen the capacity of national ... Read More

Guyana to be represented at more international workshops

Guyana to be represented at more international workshops

Staff Writer Staff Writer- April 27, 2017

GINA, Guyana, Thursday, April 27, 2017 Cabinet has granted approval for the Deputy Director General of the Civil Defence Commission ... 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.