Tag: Civil Defense Commission (CDC)

Prime Minister lauds proactive response to flooding

Prime Minister lauds proactive response to flooding

- December 15, 2021

-Calls on citizens to play their part in keeping their environment clean Prime Minister, Brigadier (Ret’d) Mark Phillips today lauded ... Read More

President Ali and CARICOM SG discuss food security, regional development

President Ali and CARICOM SG discuss food security, regional development

- August 17, 2021

His Excellency Dr Irfaan Ali assured newly appointed CARICOM Secretary-General Dr Carla Barnett of Guyana’s continued support for regional development. ... Read More

CDC receives more flood relief supplies

CDC receives more flood relief supplies

- July 1, 2021

The Civil Defense Commission (CDC) on Thursday received donations from Beepats, Ezone and Church of the Latter-Day Saints to further ... Read More

Floodwaters have affected almost 30,000 households – PM

Floodwaters have affected almost 30,000 households – PM

- June 10, 2021

-Tells National Assembly that the ongoing rainfall is the second highest in 40 years Prime Minister, Brigadier (Ret’d) Mark Phillips this ... Read More

Graham’s Hall Primary School to be used as shelter

Graham’s Hall Primary School to be used as shelter

- October 18, 2020

The Civil Defence Commission has today prepared for use the Graham’s Hall Primary School as a shelter for displaced squatters ... Read More

International Day for Disaster Risk Reduction 2020: Director General’s Statement

International Day for Disaster Risk Reduction 2020: Director General’s Statement

- October 13, 2020

Today the Civil Defence Commission (CDC) joins the rest of the world in observing the International Day for Disaster Risk ... Read More

UNHCR lauded for supporting Guyana’s fight against the COVID-19 pandemic

UNHCR lauded for supporting Guyana’s fight against the COVID-19 pandemic

- June 30, 2020

The United Nations High Commission for Refugees (UNHCR) continues to support Guyana’s fight against the deadly COVID-19 pandemic with the ... Read More

Joint Services receive face masks, gloves from CDC

Joint Services receive face masks, gloves from CDC

- June 5, 2020

DPI, Guyana, Friday, June 5, 2020 Today, the Civil Defence Commission (CDC) presented a quantity of KN95 face masks and ... Read More

CDC receives $20M in supplies from Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints

CDC receives $20M in supplies from Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints

- May 22, 2020

─ Tullow Oil Guyana also donates $2M in supplies ─School of Nations donates supplies to CDC to assist Palm Geriatric ... 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.