Tag: Civil Defence Commission (CDC)

Residents must play their part to avoid flooding – Prime Minister Phillips

Residents must play their part to avoid flooding – Prime Minister Phillips

Staff Writer Staff Writer- May 24, 2022

Prime Minister, Brigadier (Ret’d), the Honourable Mark Phillips is asking residents of flood-impacted areas and by extension all of Guyana ... Read More

Region 10 reports flooding

Region 10 reports flooding

Staff Writer Staff Writer- May 23, 2022

The Toshao at Rockstone, Upper Demerara-Upper Berbice (Region 10) has confirmed that some homes are flooded due to recent heavy ... Read More

Reports of flooding confirmed in Region 9

Reports of flooding confirmed in Region 9

Staff Writer Staff Writer- May 23, 2022

The Civil Defence Commission (CDC) today can confirm reports of significant flooding in Upper Takutu - Upper Essequibo (Region 9). ... Read More

Digicel Guyana donates cheque to assist storm affected Bath Settlement residents

Digicel Guyana donates cheque to assist storm affected Bath Settlement residents

Staff Writer Staff Writer- May 11, 2022

Deputy Director General of the Civil Defence Commission (CDC), Major Loring Benons, this morning received a cheque valued $500,000 from ... Read More

Region Five RDC, CDC distribute zinc sheets to storm affected residents

Region Five RDC, CDC distribute zinc sheets to storm affected residents

Staff Writer Staff Writer- May 9, 2022

The Civil Defence Commission (CDC) in collaboration with the Regional Democratic Council (RDC) of Mahaica-Berbice (Region Five), made good on ... Read More

CDC assesses storm at Bath Settlement, Mahaica-Berbice, Region 5

CDC assesses storm at Bath Settlement, Mahaica-Berbice, Region 5

Staff Writer Staff Writer- May 9, 2022

The Civil Defence Commission (CDC) yesterday,  Saturday May 7, received reports of a freak storm occurring over the Bath Settlement ... Read More

CDC recognizes promoted GDF Ranks

CDC recognizes promoted GDF Ranks

Staff Writer Staff Writer- January 5, 2022

Director General of the Civil Defence Commission (CDC), Lieutenant Colonel Kester Craig, today recognized and badged five (5) Guyana Defence ... Read More

Essequibo Islands-West Demerara (Region 3) receives Flood Relief Supplies

Essequibo Islands-West Demerara (Region 3) receives Flood Relief Supplies

Staff Writer Staff Writer- December 29, 2021

The Regional Executive Office (REO) of Essequibo Islands-West Demerara (Region 3) today received 3000 cleaning hampers from the Civil Defence ... Read More

Members of the Cabinet Level Taskforce on Flooding assessed impacted communities in Essequibo Islands-West Demerara (Region 3)

Members of the Cabinet Level Taskforce on Flooding assessed impacted communities in Essequibo Islands-West Demerara (Region 3)

Staff Writer Staff Writer- December 29, 2021

Minister Zulficar Mustapha, Minister of Agriculture, along with Mr. Lionel Wordsworth, Chairman of the National Drainage and Irrigation Authority (NDIA), ... Read More

National and Local Government Agencies Responding to Flooding

National and Local Government Agencies Responding to Flooding

Staff Writer Staff Writer- December 27, 2021

- All Regions being closely monitored by National Flood Taskforce The Civil Defence Commission (CDC) has received reports that several ... Read More

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