Tag: FAO

Technical, extension officers get emergency response training

Technical, extension officers get emergency response training

Kellon Rover Kellon Rover- June 1, 2022

Twenty-seven technical staff and extension officers from the Ministry of Agriculture have begun a training programme by the United Nation’s ... Read More

Guyana among 12 countries selected for FISH4 ACP programme

Guyana among 12 countries selected for FISH4 ACP programme

Natasha Smith-Thomas Natasha Smith-Thomas- May 25, 2022

Guyana, the largest producer of Atlantic seabob, is one of two Caribbean countries and one of 12 countries in the ... Read More

Guyana to host 38th Regional Conference for Latin America and Caribbean in 2024

Guyana to host 38th Regional Conference for Latin America and Caribbean in 2024

Kellon Rover Kellon Rover- May 20, 2022

Guyana is set to host the 38th Session of the Regional Conference for Latin America and Caribbean come 2024, following ... Read More

FAO, WHO inception workshop begins Monday

FAO, WHO inception workshop begins Monday

Kellon Rover Kellon Rover- January 23, 2022

The United Nations’ Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) and the World Health Organisation (WHO) will host a one-week inception workshop ... Read More

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 Reporter Staff Reporter- 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

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.