Tag: Department of Environment

Promoting increased uptake of renewable energy in Guyana

Promoting increased uptake of renewable energy in Guyana

Kellon Rover Kellon Rover- January 30, 2020

─Dept. of Environment, GGGI, engage interested stakeholders DPI, Guyana, Thursday, January 30, 2020 The Global Green Growth Institute (GGGI) partnered ... Read More

GSDS to aid diversification of Guyana’s economy

GSDS to aid diversification of Guyana’s economy

Anara Khan Anara Khan- July 18, 2019

DPI, Guyana, Thursday, July 18, 2019 Guyana’s economy is set to be transformed under the Green State Development Strategy (GSDS) ... Read More

GSDS Vision 2040 – Going beyond environmental protection

GSDS Vision 2040 – Going beyond environmental protection

Anara Khan Anara Khan- July 17, 2019

─ policy encompasses transparency, good governance, accountability, diversification and fiscal policies among others ─ “green economy” concept in line with ... Read More

Green State Development Strategy available to the public

Green State Development Strategy available to the public

Staff Writer Staff Writer- June 1, 2019

By Isaiah Braithwaite DPI, Guyana, Saturday, June 1, 2019 Guyana’s Green State Development Strategy (GSDS) Vision 2040 was recently handed ... Read More

Nature and Happiness in Georgetown

Nature and Happiness in Georgetown

Staff Writer Staff Writer- April 21, 2019

─Nature and Happiness Sensitisation Exercise in the Botanical Gardens DPI, Guyana, Sunday, April 21, 2019 In the Botanical Gardens on ... Read More

2021 set for systematic ban of single-use plastics

2021 set for systematic ban of single-use plastics

Staff Writer Staff Writer- March 4, 2019

─ announcement made as Guyana celebrates World Wildlife Day 2019 ─ work has started on sensitising the population ─ aligns ... Read More

EPA’s launches ‘Green Note’ MAGAZINE publication  

EPA’s launches ‘Green Note’ MAGAZINE publication  

Staff Writer Staff Writer- February 18, 2019

February 18, 2019 - The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) launched its inaugural “Green Note- News on the Environment” Magazine publication ... Read More

Ministry of Natural Resources signs Memoranda of Understanding with National Toshaos Council and World Wildlife Fund

Staff Writer Staff Writer- February 6, 2019

The Ministry of Natural Resources (MNR) is pleased to have conducted the signing of two Memoranda of Understanding (MOU) today ... Read More

Department of Environment recently hosted a mission from the Global Green Growth Initiative

Staff Writer Staff Writer- February 5, 2019

February 5, 2019, Department of Environment, Ministry of the Presidency The Global Green Growth Institute (GGGI) visited Guyana during the ... Read More

Public consultations on GSDS to begin soon

Staff Writer Staff Writer- November 30, 2018

−GSDS 20-year vision presented recently to Cabinet −presentation outlined how the strategy will be implemented DPI, Guyana, Friday, November 30, ... Read More

Seminar hosted on int’l environment agreement 

Seminar hosted on int’l environment agreement 

Staff Writer Staff Writer- November 9, 2018

-Civil servants sensitised on ESCAZU Agreement -informed on: measures to equip them with information, judicial corrections and spaces for public ... Read More

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