Tag: Civil Defence Commission (CDC)

UNICEF donates water tanks, containers, and water purification tablets to Civil Defence Commission

UNICEF donates water tanks, containers, and water purification tablets to Civil Defence Commission

- December 5, 2022

- supplies will help to address humanitarian needs in Guyana UNICEF Representative to Guyana and Suriname, Mr. Nicolas Pron, today ... Read More

CDC donates to Covid-19 Hospital

CDC donates to Covid-19 Hospital

- December 2, 2022

Today the Civil Defence Commission (CDC) donated a quantity of supplies to the National COVID-19 Hospital to reinforce their fight ... Read More

Chinese Government donates G$4 million to National Relief Effort

Chinese Government donates G$4 million to National Relief Effort

- December 2, 2022

The People’s Republic of China recently donated G$4 million to the Civil Defence Commission (CDC) to aid in the National ... Read More

CDC responds to several Storm reports countrywide

CDC responds to several Storm reports countrywide

- November 11, 2022

The Civil Defence Commission (CDC) has so far received several reports of flooding and other hazard impacts across the nation. ... Read More

PDC conducts Final Workshop in Guyana

PDC conducts Final Workshop in Guyana

- October 27, 2022

The Pacific Disaster Center (PDC), a US based Disaster Risk Management (DRM) organization, yesterday held a Final Workshop with the ... Read More

Legislation to be introduced to develop Early Warning Systems

Legislation to be introduced to develop Early Warning Systems

- October 6, 2022

Provisions will soon be made in Guyana’s legislation to allow for the development of Multi-Hazard Early Warning Systems (MHEWS) in ... Read More

Region 7 receives additional flood relief supplies

Region 7 receives additional flood relief supplies

- August 30, 2022

Communities in Region 7 (Cuyuni-Mazaruni) that are currently affected by consistent rainfall and flooding have received additional flood relief supplies ... Read More

Chinese Government donates cheque to Disaster Relief in Guyana

Chinese Government donates cheque to Disaster Relief in Guyana

- August 13, 2022

The People’s Republic of China yesterday donated a cheque valued at USD $50,000 to the Government of Guyana aimed at ... Read More

PM Phillips appoints Col Nazrul Hussain as Director-General of CDC

PM Phillips appoints Col Nazrul Hussain as Director-General of CDC

- July 26, 2022

Prime Minister, Brigadier (Ret’d), the Honourable Mark Phillips, today officially announced the appointment of Colonel (Ret’d) Nazrul Hussain as Director-General ... 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.