Tag: FAO

FAO, NAREI launch virtual Agroecology training

FAO, NAREI launch virtual Agroecology training

Kellon Rover Kellon Rover- July 13, 2021

The Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) has partnered with the National Agricultural Research and Extension Institute (NAREI) for a two-day ... Read More

Developed countries must use integrated approach to assist SIDS -President Ali

Isaiah Braithwaite Isaiah Braithwaite- December 10, 2020

His Excellency Dr. Mohamed Irfaan Ali, today, laid out several areas where developed countries need to assist Small Island Developing ... Read More

Fisheries Dept, FAO to develop aquaculture regulations

Fisheries Dept, FAO to develop aquaculture regulations

Kellon Rover Kellon Rover- November 30, 2020

The Fisheries Department is collaborating with the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) to develop the aquaculture and inland fisheries regulations. ... Read More

Press release -The impact of COVID-19 on Guyana’s food systems

Press release -The impact of COVID-19 on Guyana’s food systems

Staff Writer Staff Writer- November 2, 2020

In times of a pandemic accompanied by a global economic shock, food security is a key concern for governments and ... Read More

Gov’t asks FAO for guidance on using technology to boost agriculture

Gov’t asks FAO for guidance on using technology to boost agriculture

Isaiah Braithwaite Isaiah Braithwaite- October 21, 2020

The Government has appealed to the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) to assist farmers in the use technology to boost ... Read More

Improved livelihood for rural farmers – Min. Mustapha

Improved livelihood for rural farmers – Min. Mustapha

Kellon Rover Kellon Rover- October 20, 2020

The Ministry of Agriculture is seeking to improve the livelihood of farmers in rural communities and will continue to work ... Read More

36th FAO Regional Conference for Latin America and the Caribbean starts

36th FAO Regional Conference for Latin America and the Caribbean starts

Kellon Rover Kellon Rover- October 19, 2020

Guyana is participating at the UN’s Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) 36th Regional Conference for Latin America and the Caribbean ... Read More

Kitchen Gardening: self-sufficiency, sustainability amid COVID-19

Kitchen Gardening: self-sufficiency, sustainability amid COVID-19

Gavin Lewis Gavin Lewis- May 20, 2020

—Saves money, keeps you healthy, reduces stress DPI, Guyana, Wednesday, May 20, 2020 During this challenging period when Guyana and ... Read More

4th Annual Agri Research Conference opens

4th Annual Agri Research Conference opens

Nikosi Bruce Nikosi Bruce- October 29, 2019

─ focus on sustainable practices ─ will boost Extension Personnel Capacity DPI, Guyana, Tuesday, October 29, 2019 The fourth annual ... Read More

Eating your way to better health!

Eating your way to better health!

Nikosi Bruce Nikosi Bruce- September 23, 2019

─ GRAIN-H project launched ─ Project geared to help persons improve their nutritional intake! DPI, Guyana, Monday, September 23, 2019 ... Read More

EPA to have offices in every region by end of 2020

EPA to have offices in every region by end of 2020

Isaiah Braithwaite Isaiah Braithwaite- August 23, 2019

— closes workshops on Environmental Authorisation — Guyana can meet int'l timber demands once done right says State Minister DPI, ... 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.