Tag: Caribbean

President Ali urges IDB Pivot Movement participants to spread ‘moonshot mindset’

President Ali urges IDB Pivot Movement participants to spread ‘moonshot mindset’

Staff Writer Staff Writer- October 30, 2020

-says now is the time to harness collective energy of Caribbean people His Excellency Dr. Mohamed Irfaan Ali today, urged the ... Read More

Caribbean, Latin America drastically affected by COVID-19

Caribbean, Latin America drastically affected by COVID-19

Isaiah Braithwaite Isaiah Braithwaite- October 27, 2020

—Foreign Minister Todd Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, Hon. Hugh Todd says the Caribbean and Latin America need ... Read More

Virtual Graduation to be held for 3,000 COL-Coursera graduates across the Caribbean

Virtual Graduation to be held for 3,000 COL-Coursera graduates across the Caribbean

Staff Writer Staff Writer- September 20, 2020

On Tuesday, September 22, 2020, the Commonwealth of Learning (COL) and Coursera will host a virtual convocation for the first ... Read More

Int’l agencies working with Human Services Ministry to focus on gender based programmes

Int’l agencies working with Human Services Ministry to focus on gender based programmes

Staff Writer Staff Writer- August 28, 2020

Curtailing gender based violence, teenage pregnancy, poverty reduction among vulnerable groups and creating initiatives to empower women, were among the ... Read More

NCTF announces repatriation flights from New York and Miami

NCTF announces repatriation flights from New York and Miami

Staff Writer Staff Writer- June 23, 2020

- borders with Brazil and Suriname remain closed National COVID-19 Task Force, Tuesday, June 23, 2020 The National COVID-19 Task ... Read More

Foreign Ministers of Latin America and Caribbean and Germany Discuss COVID-19

Foreign Ministers of Latin America and Caribbean and Germany Discuss COVID-19

Staff Writer Staff Writer- June 3, 2020

Foreign Minister of the Co-operative Republic of Guyana, Dr. Karen Cummings, today participated in a videoconference with counterparts from Latin ... Read More

Guyana participates in Foreign Ministers meeting to discuss measures to contain spread of COVID-19

Guyana participates in Foreign Ministers meeting to discuss measures to contain spread of COVID-19

Synieka Thorne Synieka Thorne- June 3, 2020

DPI, Guyana, Wednesday, June 3, 2020 Minister of Foreign Affair, the Hon. Dr. Karen Cummings, today participated in a videoconference ... Read More

COVID-19 hotspot – South Ruimveldt receives mobile testing unit

Gavin Lewis Gavin Lewis- May 17, 2020

-Available until Monday DPI, Guyana, Sunday, May 17, 2020 The Ministry of Public Health’s COVID-19 mobile testing unit is stationed ... 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.