Tag: Child Protection Week

Human Services Ministry to launch three-year child safety programme

Human Services Ministry to launch three-year child safety programme

Chevon Farley Chevon Farley- September 25, 2021

The Ministry of Human Services and Social Security, along with the Child Protection Agency (CPA) will be launching an “Every ... Read More

Message by Minister of Human Services and Social Security in observance of Child Protection Week

Message by Minister of Human Services and Social Security in observance of Child Protection Week

Staff Writer Staff Writer- September 19, 2021

The safety of every child should not be an elusive goal. In launching this week of Child Protection today under ... Read More

Child Protection Week to be observed from Sept. 20-26

Child Protection Week to be observed from Sept. 20-26

Staff Writer Staff Writer- September 19, 2020

Theme: “Protecting Children and Empowering Families to Cope with the Global Pandemic”    The Ministry of Human Services and Social ... Read More

Increased partnership needed to tackle child abuse- Minister Ally

Increased partnership needed to tackle child abuse- Minister Ally

Staff Writer Staff Writer- September 26, 2018

Georgetown, Guyana – (September 26, 2018) Minister of Social Protection, Ms. Amna Ally, today, called on citizens to partner with ... Read More

Poverty, substance abuse, cultural norms among the primary contributors to violence against children

Poverty, substance abuse, cultural norms among the primary contributors to violence against children

Staff Writer Staff Writer- September 26, 2018

-UNICEF hands over study to Ministry of Social Protection Georgetown, Guyana – (September 26, 2018) As Guyana observes Child Protection ... Read More

Linden hosts grand parade for Child Protection Week

Linden hosts grand parade for Child Protection Week

Staff Writer Staff Writer- September 25, 2018

DPI, Guyana, Tuesday, September 25, 2018 Lindeners joined the rest of the country in observing Child Protection Week 2018, with ... Read More

Support at community level critical in fight against child abuse 

Support at community level critical in fight against child abuse 

Staff Writer Staff Writer- September 25, 2018

DPI, Guyana, Tuesday, September 25, 2018 In Observance of Child Protection week 2018 the Ministry of Social Protection and the ... Read More

Minister Ally calls for more partnering and public cooperation

Minister Ally calls for more partnering and public cooperation

Staff Writer Staff Writer- September 30, 2017

DPI, Guyana, Saturday, 30 September 2017 As Child Protection week comes to an end Minister of Social Protection Amna Ally ... Read More

RCC calls on communities to be more proactive  during Child Protection Week observations

RCC calls on communities to be more proactive during Child Protection Week observations

Staff Writer Staff Writer- September 29, 2017

DPI, Guyana, Friday, September 29, 2017 In observance of Child Protection Week, the Rights of the Child Commission hosted a ... 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.