Tag: Director General of the CDC

More persons seeking accommodation at CDC shelters

More persons seeking accommodation at CDC shelters

Godfrey Broomes Godfrey Broomes- June 22, 2021

Director General of the Civil Defence Commission (CDC), Lieutenant Colonel Kester Craig says there has been an increase in the ... Read More

Government taps diaspora for flood relief support

Government taps diaspora for flood relief support

Mikaila Prince Mikaila Prince- June 4, 2021

Prime Minister, Hon. Brigadier (ret’d) Mark Phillips on Friday met the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation’s Diaspora Unit ... Read More

CDC receives $11.5M, items for flood relief efforts

CDC receives $11.5M, items for flood relief efforts

Godfrey Broomes Godfrey Broomes- June 2, 2021

The Civil Defence Commission (CDC) on Wednesday received a total of $11.5 million and Republic Bank and ExxonMobil Guyana, and ... Read More

Inter-agency collaboration resulting in speedy relief to flood-hit areas

Inter-agency collaboration resulting in speedy relief to flood-hit areas

Godfrey Broomes Godfrey Broomes- June 2, 2021

- 54 persons in shelters in Regions Nine, Ten Director General of the Civil Defence Commission (CDC), Lieutenant Colonel Kester ... Read More

Over 15,000 flood-relief hampers distributed countrywide

Over 15,000 flood-relief hampers distributed countrywide

Godfrey Broomes Godfrey Broomes- June 1, 2021

-Region 10 most affected The Civil Defence Commission (CDC) has distributed more than 15,000 hampers to nine regions affected by ... Read More

CDC receives donation from Beepats Ltd

CDC receives donation from Beepats Ltd

Neola Damon Neola Damon- July 1, 2020

DPI, Guyana, Wednesday, July 1, 2020 The Civil Defence Commission (CDC) on Wednesday received a sizeable donation of tinned food ... Read More

DeSinco donates to CDC

DeSinco donates to CDC

Neola Damon Neola Damon- May 20, 2020

—over $400,000 in supplies DPI, Guyana, Wednesday, May 20, 2020 The Civil Defence Commission (CDC), on Wednesday large quantity of ... Read More

NEOC holds focused-meeting for COVID-19 Response with Private Sector Partners

NEOC holds focused-meeting for COVID-19 Response with Private Sector Partners

Staff Writer Staff Writer- April 1, 2020

The National Emergency Operations Centre (NEOC) today held its second focused-meeting to coordinate plans for the national response to the ... Read More

CDC launches Regional Disaster Risk Management Committee in Region 10

CDC launches Regional Disaster Risk Management Committee in Region 10

Staff Writer Staff Writer- December 28, 2018

- each region to have functional committee by early 2019 Georgetown, Guyana – (December 28, 2018) The Civil Defence Commission ... Read More

CDC opens Light Search and Rescue course

CDC opens Light Search and Rescue course

Staff Writer Staff Writer- April 24, 2017

Georgetown, Guyana – (April 24, 2017) The Civil Defence Commission (CDC), this morning, opened the Light Search and Rescue Course, ... Read More

COVID-19 Alert!

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