Tag: child labour

Ministry addressing reports of child labour in Region Two

Ministry addressing reports of child labour in Region Two

Neola Damon Neola Damon- April 13, 2021

Minister of Labour, Hon. Joseph Hamilton says his Ministry is reviewing reports of child labour occurring at two coconut estates ... Read More

Government addressing challenges to safe, orderly migration

Government addressing challenges to safe, orderly migration

Kemol King Kemol King- April 12, 2021

The PPP/C Government is undertaking a series of initiatives to promote safe and orderly migration, in keeping with the Global ... Read More

Ministry revising legislation to tackle child labour

Ministry revising legislation to tackle child labour

Ayana George Ayana George- October 27, 2020

Minister of Labour, Hon. Joseph Hamilton, says his Ministry will be clamping down on child labour and is currently revising ... Read More

Message from the Hon. Keith Scott Minster within the Ministry of Social Protection on World Day Against Child Labour 2020

Message from the Hon. Keith Scott Minster within the Ministry of Social Protection on World Day Against Child Labour 2020

Staff Writer Staff Writer- June 12, 2020

Hon. Keith ScottMinster within the Ministry of Social Protection. This year is no different to previous years when the Ministry ... Read More

Hon. Amna Ally receives Child Labour Report – Guyana

Hon. Amna Ally receives Child Labour Report – Guyana

Staff Writer Staff Writer- September 20, 2017

Ms. Sandra Zuniga, Eco and Commercial Officer from the US Department of Labour, handed over the Child Labour Report to ... Read More

Child Labour deprives children of their education- Minister Scott.

Child Labour deprives children of their education- Minister Scott.

Staff Writer Staff Writer- June 13, 2017

DPI/GINA, GUYANA, Tuesday, June 13, 2017 Students of six (6) schools, Queenstown Secondary, Dolphin Secondary, Lodge Secondary, Carmel Secondary, Sophia ... Read More

World Day Against Child Labour  Message to the Nation By The Honourable Mr. Keith Scott, Minister in the Ministry of Social Protection

World Day Against Child Labour Message to the Nation By The Honourable Mr. Keith Scott, Minister in the Ministry of Social Protection

Staff Writer Staff Writer- June 12, 2017

  The Co-operative Republic of Guyana joins the rest of the world on June the 12th, 2017 to observe ‘World ... Read More

Social Protection Ministry providing support for alleged TIP victims

Social Protection Ministry providing support for alleged TIP victims

Staff Writer Staff Writer- November 18, 2016

GINA, Guyana, Friday, November 18, 2016 The Ministry of Social Security’s Counter-Trafficking in Persons (C-TIP) Unit is working to support ... Read More

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