Tag: Civil Defence Commission (CDC)

Ministry shining spotlight on Elderly Homes nationwide in COVID-19 fight

Staff Writer Staff Writer- May 17, 2020

GEORGETOWN, Guyana, MOPH – The Ministry of Public Health has put the microscope on elderly homes throughout the country to ... Read More

Stabroek Block Co-Venturers, Department of Energy Partner to Support COVID-19 Relief Efforts

Stabroek Block Co-Venturers, Department of Energy Partner to Support COVID-19 Relief Efforts

Staff Writer Staff Writer- April 29, 2020

Georgetown, Guyana— (April 29, 2020) The Civil Defence Commission (CDC), Salvation Army and Rotary Guyana have received more than GY ... Read More

Govt to implement multi-faceted approach to bring relief to citizens

Govt to implement multi-faceted approach to bring relief to citizens

Staff Writer Staff Writer- April 25, 2020

- category of vulnerable persons, farmers, business owners targeted Georgetown, Guyana – (April 25, 2020) Director General, Ministry of the ... Read More

1,759 households benefit from CDC relief distribution

1,759 households benefit from CDC relief distribution

Staff Writer Staff Writer- April 11, 2020

PRESS RELEASE —CDC working to reduce hardships during emergency curfew Georgetown, Guyana – Saturday, April 11, 2020 The Civil Defence ... Read More

National Stakeholders’ Working Group activated to address Guyana’s COVID-19 response

Staff Writer Staff Writer- April 6, 2020

The Civil Defense Commission (CDC) today hosted a virtual meeting with over 50 representatives from various Ministries, subvention agencies and ... Read More

NEOC holds focused-meeting for COVID-19 Response with Private Sector Partners

NEOC holds focused-meeting for COVID-19 Response with Private Sector Partners

Staff Writer Staff Writer- April 1, 2020

The National Emergency Operations Centre (NEOC) today held its second focused-meeting to coordinate plans for the national response to the ... Read More

CDC activates the NEOC for COVID-19 response

CDC activates the NEOC for COVID-19 response

Staff Writer Staff Writer- March 31, 2020

—hosts meeting with International and Non-Governmental Partners. In light of the increasing number of confirmed cases of the novel Coronavirus ... Read More

Multi-sectorial Agencies Representatives Benefit from Harmonised Disaster Risk Management Monitoring Workshop

Multi-sectorial Agencies Representatives Benefit from Harmonised Disaster Risk Management Monitoring Workshop

Staff Writer Staff Writer- January 24, 2020

PRESS RELEASE Georgetown, Guyana - Thursday, January 23, 2020 Several officials in technical capacities from a wide cross-section of Government ... 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.