Tag: Forestry

‘Despite challenges, natural resources saw positive growth in 2021’ – Minister Bharrat

‘Despite challenges, natural resources saw positive growth in 2021’ – Minister Bharrat

Mikaila Prince Mikaila Prince- January 6, 2022

- More transformative projects in store for 2022 The shocks of the COVID-19 pandemic, compounded with the unprecedented nationwide flooding ... Read More

Guyana’s participation in COP26 will restore country as a leading example for net-carbon sink – President Ali

Guyana’s participation in COP26 will restore country as a leading example for net-carbon sink – President Ali

Mikaila Prince Mikaila Prince- October 29, 2021

His Excellency Dr. Mohamed Irfaan Ali has promulgated that Guyana’s participation in the upcoming United Nations Framework Conference on Climate ... Read More

President Ali launches new evolutionary LCDS programme

President Ali launches new evolutionary LCDS programme

Mikaila Prince Mikaila Prince- October 28, 2021

Understanding the enormous contribution of Guyana’s ecosystems to the world’s health and economy, and the role they play as one ... Read More

CDC’s Director General visits Flood Impacted communities in Upper Demerara-Berbice (Region 10)

CDC’s Director General visits Flood Impacted communities in Upper Demerara-Berbice (Region 10)

Staff Writer Staff Writer- August 20, 2021

Lieutenant Colonel Kester Craig, Director General of the Civil Defence Commission (CDC), traveled to Upper Demerara-Berbice (Region 10) on August ... 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

Forestry Inventory Programme to boost management of the sector – Minister Bharrat

Anara Khan Anara Khan- February 24, 2021

The $250 million budgeted for the National Forestry Inventory Programme would allow the Ministry of Natural Resources to better manage ... 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

Forestry sees second year of consecutive growth

Forestry sees second year of consecutive growth

Felecia Valenzuela Felecia Valenzuela- August 15, 2019

─ production of timber rose to 8.5%   DPI, Guyana, Thursday, August 15, 2019   Government’s half-year economic report shows ... Read More

Sensitisation for mining and forestry stakeholders on environmental protection

Sensitisation for mining and forestry stakeholders on environmental protection

Felecia Valenzuela Felecia Valenzuela- July 8, 2019

─ course to take an in-depth look at policies, stakeholder responsibility among others      DPI, Guyana, Monday, July 8, 2019 ... Read More

FAO-EU FLEGT Programme near completion

FAO-EU FLEGT Programme near completion

Staff Writer Staff Writer- April 9, 2019

DPI, Guyana, Tuesday, April 9, 2019 The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)  is holding a series of workshops to better inform ... Read More

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