Tag: Forestry Sector

Policies over the last five years killed the Forestry Sector  -President Ali

Policies over the last five years killed the Forestry Sector -President Ali

Staff Writer Staff Writer- January 14, 2021

- assures stakeholders that Government will fix it His Excellency Dr. Mohamed Irfaan Ali assured stakeholders in the Forestry Sector ... Read More

Timber Expo 2018 an impressive display of timber products

Timber Expo 2018 an impressive display of timber products

Staff Writer Staff Writer- May 20, 2018

DPI, GUYANA, Sunday, May 20, 2018 Attendees of the Timber Expo 2018 were impressed by Guyana’s wood products while exhibitors ... Read More

Expanding the Guyana market for timber products  – GFC hosts timber expo this weekend

Expanding the Guyana market for timber products  – GFC hosts timber expo this weekend

Staff Writer Staff Writer- May 16, 2018

DPI, GUYANA, Wednesday, May 16, 2018 Guyana’s timber products will be showcased this weekend, at a Timber Expo hosted by ... Read More

GFC presents revised National Forest Policy Statement and Plan to stakeholders

GFC presents revised National Forest Policy Statement and Plan to stakeholders

Staff Writer Staff Writer- February 16, 2018

DPI, GUYANA, Friday, February 16, 2018 The Guyana Forestry Commission (GFC) today presented the revised National Forest Policy Statement and ... Read More

Forestry sector surpasses 2017 production target

Forestry sector surpasses 2017 production target

Staff Writer Staff Writer- January 29, 2018

DPI, GUYANA, Monday, January 29, 2018 The forestry sector has managed to surpass its revised 2017 production target despite the ... Read More

Forestry projected to recover in 2017

Forestry projected to recover in 2017

Staff Writer Staff Writer- November 27, 2017

DPI, GUYANA, Monday, November 27, 2017 Guyana’s forest sector is likely to see an improvement in its contractions, however, expected ... Read More

Over 1,000 stakeholders sensitised through FLGT funded projects

Over 1,000 stakeholders sensitised through FLGT funded projects

Staff Writer Staff Writer- October 20, 2017

DPI, GUYANA, Friday, October 20, 2017 Several projects aimed at building capacity and sensitising stakeholders on the European Union Forest ... Read More

Forestry performance remains ‘relatively stable’-Min Trotman

Forestry performance remains ‘relatively stable’-Min Trotman

Staff Writer Staff Writer- July 26, 2017

DPI, GUYANA, Wednesday, July 26, 2017 The forestry sector brought in an estimated US$19M in the first half of 2017. ... Read More

Guyana hopeful for positive resolution on greenheart ban

Staff Writer Staff Writer- May 4, 2017

GINA, GUYANA, Thursday, May 4, 2017 Talks between the Governments of Guyana and the United Kingdom (UK) are on-going in ... Read More

Gov’t looking to restrict importation of pinewood- complaints received from logging associations

Gov’t looking to restrict importation of pinewood- complaints received from logging associations

Staff Writer Staff Writer- April 18, 2017

GINA, GUYANA, Tuesday, April 18, 2017 The Ministry of Natural Resources is looking to restrict the importation of pinewood as ... Read More

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