Tag: Department of the Environment

Budget directors, heads of agencies must set the example – Min Jordan

Budget directors, heads of agencies must set the example – Min Jordan

Paul McAdam Paul McAdam- July 11, 2019

— work for a united Guyana DPI, Guyana, Thursday, July 11, 2019 A call was made by the Minister of ... Read More

Govt committed to protection of nation’s wildlife – Dir. of Environment

Govt committed to protection of nation’s wildlife – Dir. of Environment

Staff Writer Staff Writer- March 4, 2019

― Green State Development Strategy (GSDS) ensures wildlife protection ― Wildlife Conservation Commission urges Guyanese to protect marine life DPI, ... Read More

Govt partnering with GGGI to roll out rooftop solar project by 2019

Govt partnering with GGGI to roll out rooftop solar project by 2019

Staff Writer Staff Writer- March 6, 2018

DPI, GUYANA, Tuesday, March 6, 2018 The Government of Guyana in collaboration with the Global Green Growth Institute (GGGI) will ... Read More

Adapt to Government’s Green State Development Strategy – Minister Ferguson

Adapt to Government’s Green State Development Strategy – Minister Ferguson

Staff Writer Staff Writer- March 1, 2018

DPI, Guyana, Thursday, March 1, 2018 Minister within the Ministry of Public Infrastructure, Annette Ferguson, today, encouraged dozens of electrical ... Read More

July 2018 new deadline for completion of GSDS – Green conversations ongoing in all regions

July 2018 new deadline for completion of GSDS – Green conversations ongoing in all regions

Staff Writer Staff Writer- February 20, 2018

DPI, GUYANA, Tuesday, February 20, 2018 The advent of the oil and gas sector will pose additional challenges to the ... Read More

Wildlife Management Commission to strengthen legal and institutional framework

Wildlife Management Commission to strengthen legal and institutional framework

Staff Writer Staff Writer- January 30, 2018

DPI, GUYANA, Tuesday, January 30, 2018 The Guyana Wildlife Conservation and Management Commission (GWCMC), which falls under the purview of ... Read More

World-class Protected Area System for 2020

World-class Protected Area System for 2020

Staff Writer Staff Writer- January 25, 2018

DPI, GUYANA, Thursday, January 25, 2018 Steps are being taken to have a world-class National Protected Areas Commission by 2020, ... Read More

“If we are talking about a ‘green state’ we can’t have a slushy state”- Minister Harmon

“If we are talking about a ‘green state’ we can’t have a slushy state”- Minister Harmon

Staff Writer Staff Writer- January 24, 2018

DPI, GUYANA, Wednesday, January 24, 2018 Minister of State, Joseph Harmon during a sector review of the Department of the ... Read More

Restructuring of EPA to foster modern environmental regulatory body

Restructuring of EPA to foster modern environmental regulatory body

Staff Writer Staff Writer- January 23, 2018

DPI, GUYANA, Tuesday, January 23, 2018 The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) will this year be undertaking an independent external comprehensive ... Read More

US$2.4M project, research and drafting of GSDS for 2018 – Dept. of the Environment

US$2.4M project, research and drafting of GSDS for 2018 – Dept. of the Environment

Staff Writer Staff Writer- January 22, 2018

DPI, GUYANA, Monday, January 22, 2018 Head of the Department of the Environment (DoE), Ndibi Schwiers, today at her department’s ... Read More

Government building capacity in preparation for petroleum sector

Government building capacity in preparation for petroleum sector

Staff Writer Staff Writer- October 20, 2017

DPI, GUYANA, Friday, October 20, 2017 Minister of State, Joseph Harmon said that Government is looking at the capacity of ... Read More

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