Tag: community development

Major developments for Region Eight Amerindian villages in 2021

Major developments for Region Eight Amerindian villages in 2021

Gabreila Patram Gabreila Patram- January 22, 2021

-Monkey Mountain, Taruka to get increase in Presidential Grant -Minister Sukhai Minister of Amerindian Affairs, Hon. Pauline Sukhai recently hosted ... Read More

Co-ops need accountability, transparency to receive Gov’t assistance

Co-ops need accountability, transparency to receive Gov’t assistance

Gavin Lewis Gavin Lewis- October 22, 2020

- Min. Hamilton Minister of Labour, Hon. Joseph Hamilton has said co-operative societies (Co-ops) require accountability and transparency to receive ... Read More

Unprecedented development in Bartica under Coalition

Unprecedented development in Bartica under Coalition

Synieka Thorne Synieka Thorne- December 28, 2019

- regional allocation rose from $226M in 2015 to $1.9Bn in 2019 DPI Guyana, Saturday, December 28, 2019 Bartica, located ... Read More

Laluni sees significant improvement under Coalition – residents

Laluni sees significant improvement under Coalition – residents

Synieka Thorne Synieka Thorne- November 14, 2019

DPI, Guyana, Thursday, November 14, 2019 Laluni is an agriculture community located on the Soesdyke Highway, Region 4 and can ... Read More

Paruima residents praise govt support to village development

Paruima residents praise govt support to village development

Synieka Thorne Synieka Thorne- August 1, 2019

- "Guyana is on the move" - Min. Allicock tells residents DPI, Guyana, Thursday, August 1, 2019 Minister of Indigenous ... Read More

More opportunities for Indigenous peoples under Coalition Govt

More opportunities for Indigenous peoples under Coalition Govt

Synieka Thorne Synieka Thorne- June 30, 2019

DPI, Guyana, Sunday, June 30, 2019 Residents of St. Cuthbert’s Mission, the lone Indigenous village in Region 4, were informed ... Read More

Baramita on the move!

Baramita on the move!

Staff Writer Staff Writer- June 3, 2019

─ Village witnessing major development under Coalition Govt By Synieka Thorne DPI, Guyana, Friday, June 3, 2019 The community of ... Read More

Berbice youths cash in on million dollar cash grant

Berbice youths cash in on million dollar cash grant

Staff Writer Staff Writer- May 17, 2019

By Isaiah Braithwaite DPI, Guyana, Friday, May 17, 2019 New Leaders for Social Betterment, a Youth Group from the village ... Read More

Capital works to boost Surama tourism sector

Capital works to boost Surama tourism sector

Staff Writer Staff Writer- May 13, 2019

─ to mostly benefit tourism project ─ Ministry of Indigenous Peoples’ Affairs allocated $4M to support village projects DPI, Guyana, ... Read More

Plaisance gets community upgrades

Plaisance gets community upgrades

Staff Writer Staff Writer- April 17, 2019

― students of University of Guyana pioneered the community development projects ― Ministry of Public Infrastructure donates street lights ― ... Read More

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