Tag: Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)

PM charges National Oil Spill Committee to be proactive

PM charges National Oil Spill Committee to be proactive

Staff Writer Staff Writer- January 26, 2021

Prime Minister Hon. Brigadier (ret’d) Mark Phillips, this morning, charged the National Oil Spill Committee (NOSC) to be proactive in ... Read More

Environmental Protection Agency, Notice to the Public

Environmental Protection Agency, Notice to the Public

Staff Writer Staff Writer- December 8, 2020

An Application for Environmental Authorisation has been submitted to the Environmental Protection Agency for the following proposed project: Jason Camacho, ... Read More

EPA conducts virtual Environmental Education training for Teachers

EPA conducts virtual Environmental Education training for Teachers

Staff Writer Staff Writer- November 30, 2020

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) conducted its first virtual Environmental Education training for teachers on November 15 and 22, 2020, ... Read More

GWI piloting wastewater treatment plant at Tucville

Staff Writer Staff Writer- November 27, 2020

Guyana Water Incorporated (GWI) is currently piloting a wastewater treatment plant at the Tucville sewer station aimed at identifying a ... Read More

Press Release – EPA Issues Environmental Permit for the Payara Project

Press Release – EPA Issues Environmental Permit for the Payara Project

Staff Writer Staff Writer- September 30, 2020

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) on September, 24, 2020, issued an Environmental Permit valid for 5 years, to Esso Exploration ... Read More

Three Guianas focusing on Goldmining in protected areas

Three Guianas focusing on Goldmining in protected areas

Staff Writer Staff Writer- March 4, 2020

Press Release Georgetown, Guyana - Wednesday, March 4, 2020 The Protected Areas Commission (PAC) with local and international support continues ... Read More

Min. Sharma pledges infrastructural improvements for Houston/ Agricola

Min. Sharma pledges infrastructural improvements for Houston/ Agricola

Staff Writer Staff Writer- November 5, 2019

─road and bridge to be repaired MOPI: Nov 5, 2019: The Minister within the Ministry of Public Infrastructure, Honourable Jaipaul ... 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.