Tag: Hinterland communities

Region Nine receives close to $500 million in COVID-19 relief funds

Region Nine receives close to $500 million in COVID-19 relief funds

Isaiah Braithwaite Isaiah Braithwaite- February 3, 2021

Close to $500 million in COVID-19 relief funds has been distributed to 57 communities across the Upper Takutu-Upper Essequibo (Region ... Read More

ICT Hubs project to be reintroduced in hinterland communities

ICT Hubs project to be reintroduced in hinterland communities

Synieka Thorne Synieka Thorne- August 20, 2020

Minister of Amerindian Affairs, Hon. Pauline Sukhai Minister of Amerindian Affairs, Hon. Pauline Sukhai, has disclosed that the People’s Progressive ... Read More

More support for hinterland communities in wake of COVID-19

More support for hinterland communities in wake of COVID-19

Synieka Thorne Synieka Thorne- August 17, 2020

DPI, Guyana, Monday, August 17, 2020 The new PPP/C Government has been providing the necessary additional support to hinterland communities ... Read More

New GMC injected $$Millions in Hinterland communities, provided training for farmers in 2019

New GMC injected $$Millions in Hinterland communities, provided training for farmers in 2019

Kellon Rover Kellon Rover- July 7, 2020

DPI, Guyana, Tuesday, July 7, 2020 Agro-processors from several Hinterland districts across Guyana received support from the New Guyana Market ... Read More

Standard of living in Hinterland better under current administration – MP Mervyn Williams

Standard of living in Hinterland better under current administration – MP Mervyn Williams

Delicia Haynes Delicia Haynes- July 30, 2019

DPI, Guyana, Tuesday, July 30, 2019 After taking into consideration the many interventions of the APNU+AFC coalition government, the indigenous ... Read More

Ten indigenous leaders being trained as welfare officers – to assist in addressing social ills in hinterland communities

Ten indigenous leaders being trained as welfare officers – to assist in addressing social ills in hinterland communities

Staff Writer Staff Writer- July 23, 2018

DPI Guyana, Monday, July 23, 2018 Ten indigenous village leaders are undergoing training in Georgetown, to serve as welfare officers ... Read More

Indigenous peoples more vocal, involved in decision making – Min. Allicock

Indigenous peoples more vocal, involved in decision making – Min. Allicock

Staff Writer Staff Writer- January 19, 2018

DPI, Guyana, Friday, January 19, 2018 Since the change of government, the Indigenous peoples of Guyana are more involved in ... Read More

GRA donates boat, engines to Indigenous Peoples’ Affairs Ministry

GRA donates boat, engines to Indigenous Peoples’ Affairs Ministry

Staff Writer Staff Writer- January 10, 2018

DPI, Guyana, Wednesday, January 10, 2018 Residents in riverain and far-flung hinterland communities will soon benefit from two boats and ... Read More

Over 20 Hinterland communities received transportation in 2017

Over 20 Hinterland communities received transportation in 2017

Staff Writer Staff Writer- January 2, 2018

DPI Guyana, Tuesday, January 2, 2018 Over twenty (20) Hinterland communities benefitted from transportation in the form of buses, All ... Read More

Fire Service expansion moving apace

Fire Service expansion moving apace

Staff Writer Staff Writer- September 20, 2017

DPI, GUYANA, Wednesday, September 20, 2017 The Guyana Fire Service (GFS) in 2017 embarked on expanding its services to the ... Read More

Deep South August Games–bringing people together through sport

Deep South August Games–bringing people together through sport

Staff Writer Staff Writer- August 19, 2017

DPI, GUYANA, Saturday, August 18, 2017 The Deep South August Games is the most anticipated event of the year held ... 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.