Tag: Department of Youth

60 youths benefit from virtual Financial Literacy training

60 youths benefit from virtual Financial Literacy training

Neola Damon Neola Damon- June 11, 2020

DPI, Guyana, Thursday, June 11, 2020 Sixty young people from across the country are benefitting from a six-week virtual Financial ... Read More

Youth entrepreneurs advised to use COVID period to be creative

Youth entrepreneurs advised to use COVID period to be creative

Staff Writer Staff Writer- June 5, 2020

—Encouraged to shift business to an online approach —Advised to seek out support programmes DPI, Guyana, Friday, June 5, 2020 ... Read More

Local Talent Fiesta Auditions underway

Local Talent Fiesta Auditions underway

Gavin Lewis Gavin Lewis- January 11, 2020

- ‘Guyana certainly has talent’ DPI, Guyana, Saturday, January 11, 2020 The Golden Republic Jubilee Youth Village opened its door ... Read More

36 graduate from Financial Literacy,Small Business Training Programme

Staff Writer Staff Writer- November 26, 2019

―facilitated by Department of Youth On November 23, the Department of Youth-Youth Empowerment Unit, officially concluded its 7th and 8th ... Read More

1,012 youths benefit from training

1,012 youths benefit from training

Neola Damon Neola Damon- September 20, 2019

−Youth Dept to create more night schools in 2020  DPI, Guyana, Friday, September 20, 2019 Approximately one thousand and twelve ... Read More

77 Youths Graduate Workforce Development Programme

77 Youths Graduate Workforce Development Programme

Natasha Smith-Thomas Natasha Smith-Thomas- July 31, 2019

DPI, Guyana, Wednesday, July 31, 2019 Seventy-nine youths have completed nine months of training under the Volunteer Youth Corps Incorporated’s ... Read More

Youth Week 2019: Youth unemployment, mental health to take center stage

Youth Week 2019: Youth unemployment, mental health to take center stage

Staff Writer Staff Writer- May 15, 2019

─ activities being held countrywide ─ National Youth Week 2019 to be observed under the theme ‘Inspire and Build Resilient ... Read More

Minister Norton gifts guitar to Paruima village

Minister Norton gifts guitar to Paruima village

Staff Writer Staff Writer- April 23, 2019

The Honourable Minister of Social Cohesion, Dr. George Norton on Thursday last gifted a brand new guitar with the accompanying ... Read More

First-ever Youth Employment Drive a success, attracts hundreds

First-ever Youth Employment Drive a success, attracts hundreds

Staff Writer Staff Writer- April 12, 2019

─ calls made for a quarterly employment drive DPI, Guyana, Friday, April 12, 2019 “Providing young people, the opportunity to ... Read More

National Robotics Competition for May 5

National Robotics Competition for May 5

Staff Writer Staff Writer- April 11, 2019

― 60 teams gearing up to participate ― Guyana to participate in August International Youth Robot Competition DPI, Guyana, Thursday, ... Read More

Department of Youth clarifies statements on Inaugural Job Fair

Staff Writer Staff Writer- April 11, 2019

Georgetown, Guyana – (April 11, 2019) The Ministry of the Presidency, Department of Social Cohesion, Culture, Youth and Sport on ... Read More

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