Tag: CDEMA

More persons seeking accommodation at CDC shelters

More persons seeking accommodation at CDC shelters

- June 22, 2021

Director General of the Civil Defence Commission (CDC), Lieutenant Colonel Kester Craig says there has been an increase in the ... Read More

COVID-19 protocols being observed at CDC shelters

COVID-19 protocols being observed at CDC shelters

- June 18, 2021

-Regions One, Two should brace for flooding on Monday, Tuesday Director General of the Civil Defence Commission (CDC), Lieutenant Colonel ... Read More

CDC closer to securing flood relief support from EU

CDC closer to securing flood relief support from EU

- June 13, 2021

Guyana is one step closer to securing assistance from the European Union (EU) to boost its flood relief efforts. Director ... Read More

CDC, stakeholders partnering to boost Guyana’s disaster recovery capacity

- January 16, 2021

The Civil Defence Commission (CDC) has partnered with the Caribbean Disaster Emergency Management Agency (CDEMA), the World Bank through the ... Read More

CDC receives COVID-19 relief donations

CDC receives COVID-19 relief donations

- August 6, 2020

- 46,250 rapid test kits, 316,000 surgical masks amongst the medical donations DPI, Guyana, Thursday, August 6, 2020 Last evening, ... Read More

Guyana to be better prepared for natural disasters

Guyana to be better prepared for natural disasters

- February 11, 2020

- CDC hosts Tradewinds Disaster Relief Request for Assistance Seminar  DPI, Guyana, Tuesday, February 11, 2020 Guyana’s Civil Defence Commission ... Read More

More assistance for the hurricane-ravaged Bahamas

More assistance for the hurricane-ravaged Bahamas

- October 4, 2019

– CDC receives almost $2M cheque from GBTI DPI, Guyana, Friday, October 4, 2019 As the Government of Guyana continues ... Read More

Workshop hosted to advance national disaster risk management work programme

Workshop hosted to advance national disaster risk management work programme

- August 30, 2018

─ Over 35 representatives from government agencies benefitted ─ emphasis placed on strengthening institutional arrangements, public awareness and knowledge enhancement  ... Read More

Guyana commended for clearing arrears to CDEMA

Guyana commended for clearing arrears to CDEMA

- July 7, 2018

- Caribbean Disaster Emergency Management Agency hosts successful Council Meeting DPI, Guyana, Saturday, July 7, 2018 Guyana was commended for efforts ... Read More

Finance Minister to attend Spring Meetings of IMF and World Bank Group

Finance Minister to attend Spring Meetings of IMF and World Bank Group

- April 1, 2018

DPI, GUYANA, Sunday, April 1, 2018 Guyana will be represented by Finance Minister, Winston Jordan, and Governor of the Bank ... 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.