Tag: flood

Vendors bemoan flood waters in capital city

Vendors bemoan flood waters in capital city

Shaquawn Gill Shaquawn Gill- December 10, 2021

─ call on City Council to address issue Guyana is experiencing another season of heavy and consistent rainfall. On Friday, ... Read More

Guyana’s climate resilience on agenda for UN climate change conference in November

Guyana’s climate resilience on agenda for UN climate change conference in November

Kemol King Kemol King- September 5, 2021

A boat on the Mahaica River, Region 5 Anne-Marie Trevelyan is sitting in a boat on Guyana’s Mahaica River in ... Read More

Infrastructural damage in Malali caused by recent flooding to be addressed

Infrastructural damage in Malali caused by recent flooding to be addressed

Godfrey Broomes Godfrey Broomes- September 3, 2021

The damage to roads and the community playground in Malali, Region Ten (Upper Demerara-Berbice), caused by the recent flooding will ... Read More

Region One farmers welcome Govt’s support to restart livelihoods

Region One farmers welcome Govt’s support to restart livelihoods

Neola Damon Neola Damon- August 16, 2021

Region One farmers are grateful to the PPP/C Government for implementing its $7.8 billion assistance to households and farmers affected ... Read More

Gov’t to assist flood-affected miners, loggers in Reg. One

Gov’t to assist flood-affected miners, loggers in Reg. One

Kemol King Kemol King- July 12, 2021

Minister of Natural Resources, Hon. Vickram Bharrat has assured flood-affected residents of Region One (Barima-Waini) of the Government’s commitment to ... Read More

More help for flood-hit Kwakwani – Ministers tell residents

More help for flood-hit Kwakwani – Ministers tell residents

Kellon Rover Kellon Rover- June 19, 2021

Government has assured residents of Kwakwani, Region Ten that feasible strategies are being put in place to effectively address the ... Read More

Gov’t implementing measures to ease city flooding after City Council neglect

Gov’t implementing measures to ease city flooding after City Council neglect

Isaiah Braithwaite Isaiah Braithwaite- June 17, 2021

-City Mayor summoned by Ministers Minister of Agriculture, Hon. Zulfikar Mustapha says the Government is putting systems in place to ... Read More

‘Govt committed to securing your livelihood’- Minister Croal tells Moruca residents

‘Govt committed to securing your livelihood’- Minister Croal tells Moruca residents

Synieka Thorne Synieka Thorne- June 14, 2021

─ as over 400 flood relief hampers distributed Minister of Housing and Water, Hon. Collin Croal distributed some 412 food ... Read More

CDC closer to securing flood relief support from EU

CDC closer to securing flood relief support from EU

Isaiah Braithwaite Isaiah Braithwaite- June 13, 2021

Guyana is one step closer to securing assistance from the European Union (EU) to boost its flood relief efforts. Director ... Read More

Guyana’s disaster levels vary across regions – CDC

Guyana’s disaster levels vary across regions – CDC

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- June 12, 2021

Guyana has been classified Level 2 Disaster under the Caribbean Disaster Emergency Management Agency’s (CDEMA) mechanism, which indicates that the ... Read More

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