Tag: Civil Defence Commission (CDC)

Press Release – Minimal to no risk of oil spill from vessel

Press Release – Minimal to no risk of oil spill from vessel

Staff Writer Staff Writer- October 22, 2020

- Update on Oil Tanker FSO Nabarima in Caribbean Sea The Civil Defence Commission (CDC) wishes to notify the general ... Read More

Press Release – Squatters making their way to Graham’s Hall Shelter

Press Release – Squatters making their way to Graham’s Hall Shelter

Staff Writer Staff Writer- October 21, 2020

The Civil Defence Commission (CDC) notes that as of today, there is a total of five (5) shelterees being housed ... Read More

COVID-19 testing a priority at Graham’s Hall Primary shelter

COVID-19 testing a priority at Graham’s Hall Primary shelter

Gavin Lewis Gavin Lewis- October 20, 2020

-CDC Director General The Civil Defence Commission (CDC) will be collaborating with the Ministry of Health to ensure squatters being ... Read More

Press Release – Update on Oil Tanker FSO Nabarima in Caribbean Sea

Press Release – Update on Oil Tanker FSO Nabarima in Caribbean Sea

Staff Writer Staff Writer- October 20, 2020

The Civil Defence Commission (CDC) today made several analyses and modelling of the potential threat of an oil spill from ... Read More

Prime Minister receives National Oil Spill Contingency Plan

Prime Minister receives National Oil Spill Contingency Plan

Staff Writer Staff Writer- October 3, 2020

Prime Minister, Brigadier Mark Phillips, this morning received an initial copy of the National Oil Spill Contingency Plan.  The document ... Read More

Govt prepared for long haul on COVID-19

Govt prepared for long haul on COVID-19

Neola Damon Neola Damon- September 1, 2020

- COVID-19 Public Assistance Programme being strengthened Prime Minister, Hon. Brigadier (Ret’d), Mark Phillips said that the PPP/C government is ... Read More

CDC takes COVID relief efforts to Reg. 9

CDC takes COVID relief efforts to Reg. 9

Staff Writer Staff Writer- August 11, 2020

Civil Defence Commission Press Release August 11, 2020 Some five hundred and twenty (520) hampers and over two thousand (2,000) ... Read More

Health Ministry, CDC to host 3-day COVID-19 outreach in Reg 7

Health Ministry, CDC to host 3-day COVID-19 outreach in Reg 7

Akeasha Boodie Akeasha Boodie- July 15, 2020

DPI, Guyana, Wednesday, July 15, 2020 The Ministry of Public Health, in collaboration with the Civil Defence Commission (CDC) and ... 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.