Tag: Guyana Forestry Commission (GFC)

GFC staff to receive 2018 bonus

GFC staff to receive 2018 bonus

Staff Writer Staff Writer- December 15, 2020

-after mismanagement by the previous administration, on track to be financially sufficient The Ministry of Natural Resources’ Guyana Forestry Commission ... Read More

Press Release – FAO-EU FLEGT Programme supports improving FLEGT readiness of Amerindian Villages

Press Release – FAO-EU FLEGT Programme supports improving FLEGT readiness of Amerindian Villages

Staff Writer Staff Writer- November 24, 2020

-aims to promote best practices and monitoring of timber production The Guyana Forestry Commission (GFC) with aid from the United ... Read More

UKAID and Forest and Land Governance Technical Assistance Project (EFITAP) offers COVID-19 Support for Guyana Forestry Commission

UKAID and Forest and Land Governance Technical Assistance Project (EFITAP) offers COVID-19 Support for Guyana Forestry Commission

Staff Writer Staff Writer- September 16, 2020

In efforts to curtail the spread of COVID-19 and to promote safe work practices in the Forestry Sector in compliance ... Read More

GFC’s response to protest action staged in front of the Kwakwani Forests Station on 4th May, 2020.

GFC’s response to protest action staged in front of the Kwakwani Forests Station on 4th May, 2020.

Staff Writer Staff Writer- May 5, 2020

Guyana Forestry Commission, May 5, 2020 - The Guyana Forestry Commission (GFC) acknowledges the protest action staged in front of ... Read More

Ministry of Natural Resources release on Guyana – Norway Agreement

Staff Writer Staff Writer- December 27, 2019

MINISTRY OF NATURAL RESOURCES Fact Sheet on Guyana’s Forest GUYANA NORWAY BILATERAL COOPERATION AND FOREST MANAGEMENT IN GUYANA 24th December, ... Read More

Ministry of Natural Resources reiterates Cabinet’s direction on GFC Task Force

Ministry of Natural Resources reiterates Cabinet’s direction on GFC Task Force

Staff Writer Staff Writer- May 21, 2019

- Task Force established for the reorganizing and restructuring of the Guyana Forestry Commission The Ministry of Natural Resources has ... Read More

Gov’t allocates GY$98.5m for restoration of Guyana’s natural sea defences

Staff Writer Staff Writer- April 8, 2019

…structures to be constructed to accelerate accretion process, increase shoreline elevation In Guyana, mangroves provide protection for over 90% of ... Read More

Ministry of Natural Resources holds annual sector review

Ministry of Natural Resources holds annual sector review

Staff Writer Staff Writer- January 22, 2019

With an aim of strengthening the institutional capacity of the Ministry and providing a judgment of how well the Ministry’s ... Read More

Region 1 Community Forestry Organisations benefits from EPA workshop under EU FLEGT programme

Region 1 Community Forestry Organisations benefits from EPA workshop under EU FLEGT programme

Staff Writer Staff Writer- January 16, 2019

January 16, 2019 - Twenty seven (27) representatives from five (5) Community Forest Organisations (CFOs) benefitted from the day long ... Read More

FCPF boosting National Toshaos Council for REDD+ readiness

FCPF boosting National Toshaos Council for REDD+ readiness

Staff Writer Staff Writer- February 28, 2018

GEORGETOWN, Guyana, February 28, 2018: The Ministry of Natural Resources through the Forest Carbon Partnership Facility (FCPF) Project is executing ... 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.