Tag: Civil Defence Commission

Agri. Minister deploys pumps to relieve flooding in affected communities in Region Three

Agri. Minister deploys pumps to relieve flooding in affected communities in Region Three

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- December 29, 2021

Persistent rainfall across parts of Guyana’s Coast over the last 48 hours has left many homes in several communities in ... Read More

Over 90% of coastal drainage infrastructure operational – PM

Over 90% of coastal drainage infrastructure operational – PM

Kemol King Kemol King- December 13, 2021

Prime Minister, Brigadier (Ret’d) Mark Phillips, said that over 90 per cent of drainage infrastructure, including pumps and sluices, are ... Read More

EPA investigating oil spill claim offshore Guyana

EPA investigating oil spill claim offshore Guyana

Kemol King Kemol King- December 5, 2021

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) said Sunday that it is investigating claims of an oil spill offshore Guyana. The announcement ... Read More

CDC’s emergency response effort boosted with 100 water tanks from UNICEF, US Gov’t

CDC’s emergency response effort boosted with 100 water tanks from UNICEF, US Gov’t

Kellon Rover Kellon Rover- November 5, 2021

-Bamboo, Lamp Islands among communities to benefit The Civil Defence Commission (CDC) has received 100 water tanks from the United ... Read More

GCAA contributes to CDC’s flood relief efforts

GCAA contributes to CDC’s flood relief efforts

Shania Gonsalves Shania Gonsalves- July 26, 2021

The Guyana Civil Aviation Authority (GCAA) on Monday handed over of $120, 000 to the Civil Defence Commission (CDC) to ... Read More

CDC receives $500,000 in purification tablets

CDC receives $500,000 in purification tablets

Beauty Razack Beauty Razack- July 13, 2021

─ to aid flood relief efforts The Civil Defence Commission (CDC) on Tuesday received some $500,000 worth of purification tablets ... Read More

CDC gets flood relief donation from BK Group of Companies

CDC gets flood relief donation from BK Group of Companies

Kellon Rover Kellon Rover- July 7, 2021

The Civil Defence Commission (CDC) today received a sizeable donation from the BK Group of Companies, which will help the ... Read More

Volunteers make it all possible!

Volunteers make it all possible!

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- June 29, 2021

When a disaster or emergency hits one of the most pivotal assets to have is manpower.  Here at the CDC, ... Read More

GPSM contributes to CDC flood relief efforts

GPSM contributes to CDC flood relief efforts

Chevon Farley Chevon Farley- June 28, 2021

The Civil Defence Commission (CDC) on Monday received 50 boxes of sanitary napkins valued $200,000 from the Global People Services ... Read More

More relief for flood-affected No. 42 Village residents

More relief for flood-affected No. 42 Village residents

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- June 26, 2021

-as Agri. Minister reaffirms govt’s commitment to restoring agriculture -works completed in Rosignol following Minister’s intervention Minister of Agriculture, Hon. ... Read More

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