Tag: Caribbean

‘All hands on deck’ flood response in Guyana

‘All hands on deck’ flood response in Guyana

Staff Writer Staff Writer- June 18, 2021

The response to Guyana’s ongoing flood situation has always been a coordinated, all hands on deck response with involvement from ... Read More

Intervention by His Excellency Dr. Mohamed Irfaan Ali, President of the Cooperative Republic of Guyana, to the UN High-Level Meeting on HIV

Intervention by His Excellency Dr. Mohamed Irfaan Ali, President of the Cooperative Republic of Guyana, to the UN High-Level Meeting on HIV

Staff Writer Staff Writer- June 8, 2021

Secretary-General; Distinguish Heads of State; Other Distinguish Delegates; When my country launched its HIV National Strategic Plan 2021-2025, we re-committed ... Read More

Guyana’s Culture, Tourism attractions to be showcased at Caribbean studies conference

Guyana’s Culture, Tourism attractions to be showcased at Caribbean studies conference

Staff Writer Staff Writer- May 28, 2021

The University of Guyana in collaboration with a series of cultural and media production outfits will present “Recollections” for the ... Read More

Foreign Minister emphasizes Guyana’s commitment to the Global Compact for Migration

Foreign Minister emphasizes Guyana’s commitment to the Global Compact for Migration

Staff Writer Staff Writer- April 26, 2021

Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, the Honourable Hugh Todd, today attended the virtual Regional Review Meeting for the ... Read More

$60M agro-processing facility being constructed in Region 2

$60M agro-processing facility being constructed in Region 2

Staff Writer Staff Writer- March 20, 2021

- construction to be completed before the end of June Within the next three months, farmers from Pomeroon-Supenaam will benefit ... Read More

CARICOM Heads working on action plan to boost agriculture in the Region – President Ali

Isaiah Braithwaite Isaiah Braithwaite- February 25, 2021

His Excellency Dr. Mohamed Irfaan Ali says the CARICOM Heads of Government are actively working on an action plan to ... Read More

Multifaceted pandemic approach could be tailored for Disaster Risk Reduction – President Ali

Multifaceted pandemic approach could be tailored for Disaster Risk Reduction – President Ali

Staff Writer Staff Writer- February 9, 2021

- says consultation to address water-related DDR in the region timely His Excellency Dr. Mohamed Irfaan Ali today underscored the importance ... Read More

Agri. Ministry partners with IICA to develop first ever bio-fortified rice variety in the Caribbean

Agri. Ministry partners with IICA to develop first ever bio-fortified rice variety in the Caribbean

Staff Writer Staff Writer- February 6, 2021

- zinc, other minerals added In Guyana and the Caribbean, rice is considered a versatile staple and is a key ... Read More

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

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.