Tag: climate change

Guyana signs agreement with Norway, IDB to leapfrog country’s solar energy future

Guyana signs agreement with Norway, IDB to leapfrog country’s solar energy future

Mikaila Prince Mikaila Prince- June 22, 2022

Following the signing of an agreement among Guyana, the Kingdom of Norway and the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB), the reality ... Read More

OAS members must have “frank and fact-based” conversations to fix systemic issues – President Ali

OAS members must have “frank and fact-based” conversations to fix systemic issues – President Ali

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- June 10, 2022

- Says Summit needs to define pathway for overall integration His Excellency Dr Irfaan Ali said that in order to ... Read More

In face of climate change, LCDS 2030 is now more important than ever – UN Resident Coordinator 

In face of climate change, LCDS 2030 is now more important than ever – UN Resident Coordinator 

Mikaila Prince Mikaila Prince- June 8, 2022

In the face of the climate crisis, and as countries race to net-zero, Guyana’s new and expanded Low Carbon Development ... Read More

“SIDS are most affected and should make their voices heard” – Minister Mustapha on global climate change mitigation efforts

“SIDS are most affected and should make their voices heard” – Minister Mustapha on global climate change mitigation efforts

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- April 1, 2022

With many countries in this part of the region being the most affected by the devastating impacts of climate change, ... Read More

Guyana a world leader on climate change – President Ali

Guyana a world leader on climate change – President Ali

Isaiah Braithwaite Isaiah Braithwaite- February 16, 2022

President, Dr. Mohamed Irfaan Ali on Tuesday reminded the world of Guyana’s contribution to the fight against climate change. President ... Read More

Relationship between Barbados and Guyana a model for CARICOM – President Ali

Relationship between Barbados and Guyana a model for CARICOM – President Ali

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- February 14, 2022

—Says plan is to ensure sustainability, economic opportunities for both countries His Excellency Dr. Irfaan Ali said that Guyana and Barbados ... Read More

Senior Finance Minister meets with Commonwealth Secretary-General

Senior Finance Minister meets with Commonwealth Secretary-General

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- January 11, 2022

-cooperation, collaboration in key areas discussed Senior Finance Minister Dr. Ashni K. Singh today met with visiting Commonwealth Secretary-General Rt ... Read More

Guyana to serve as gateway between South America and Caribbean – President Ali

Guyana to serve as gateway between South America and Caribbean – President Ali

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- December 17, 2021

- Tells MERCOSUR about plans to hold mini-summit to discuss energy corridor His Excellency Dr Irfaan today told members of ... Read More

Help combat climate change – Minister Bharrat urges global community

Help combat climate change – Minister Bharrat urges global community

Shania Gonsalves Shania Gonsalves- December 14, 2021

Minister of Natural Resources, Vickram Bharrat, M.P, said climate change and the cutting of emissions should be a global effort, ... Read More

Guyana playing its part to curb climate change with LCDS 2030

Guyana playing its part to curb climate change with LCDS 2030

Mikaila Prince Mikaila Prince- November 25, 2021

The adverse and potentially catastrophic impacts of climate change are already being experienced in Guyana, and since the 1960s, Guyana ... Read More

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