Tag: Disaster Risk Reduction

Enabling environment vital to trade between CARICOM and Cuba – President Ali

Enabling environment vital to trade between CARICOM and Cuba – President Ali

Staff Writer Staff Writer- December 8, 2020

- Food security, right investment mix top priorities His Excellency Dr. Mohamed Irfaan Ali, today, said that greater focus should ... Read More

International Day for Disaster Risk Reduction 2020: Director General’s Statement

International Day for Disaster Risk Reduction 2020: Director General’s Statement

Staff Writer Staff Writer- October 13, 2020

Today the Civil Defence Commission (CDC) joins the rest of the world in observing the International Day for Disaster Risk ... Read More

Statement from the Prime Minister and Minister with Responsibility for Disaster Risk Management in Guyana

Statement from the Prime Minister and Minister with Responsibility for Disaster Risk Management in Guyana

Staff Writer Staff Writer- October 13, 2020

International Day for Disaster Risk Reduction 2020 The International Day for Disaster Risk Reduction (IDDRR) is observed annually on October ... Read More

Guyana to attend important regional meetings on disaster preparedness

Guyana to attend important regional meetings on disaster preparedness

Staff Writer Staff Writer- May 11, 2018

DPI, GUYANA, Friday, May 11, 2018 The Guyana Civil Defence Commission (CDC) will be representing Guyana at regional meetings on ... Read More

Cabinet approves attendance for 5th ACP Meeting, training courses

Cabinet approves attendance for 5th ACP Meeting, training courses

Staff Writer Staff Writer- August 20, 2017

DPI, GUYANA, Sunday, August 20, 2017 Minister of State Joseph Harmon on Friday announced Cabinet’s approval for Minister of Agriculture, ... Read More

Public sector employees are being exposed to more international training programmes

Public sector employees are being exposed to more international training programmes

Staff Writer Staff Writer- April 20, 2017

GINA, GUYANA, Thursday, April 20, 2017 Cabinet has approved the attendance of Colonel (Retired) Chabilall Ramsarup Director General of the ... Read More

Impact of climate change on agriculture highlighted – US$300,000 Japanese grant received

Staff Writer Staff Writer- July 5, 2016

(Ministry of Agriculture, July 5, 2016) Ms. Khadija Musa The impact of Disaster Risk Management (DRM) in Guyana was further ... Read More

COVID-19 Alert!

Coronavirus disease spreads primarily through contact with an infected person when they cough or sneeze. It also spreads when a person touches a surface or object that has the virus on it, then touches their eyes, nose, or mouth. We urge citizens to practice good hygiene and social or physical distancing also adhere to the guidelines provided by the Ministry of Health, Guyana.