Tag: Hinterland communities

597 spectacles distributed through ‘snap on’ spectacles initiative – Dr Anthony

597 spectacles distributed through ‘snap on’ spectacles initiative – Dr Anthony

- November 30, 2022

As the government continues to make significant steps in providing eyecare services to Guyanese, Health Minister, Dr Frank Anthony, on ... Read More

Gov’t injecting millions to improve road network in Region Eight

Gov’t injecting millions to improve road network in Region Eight

- August 30, 2022

The PPP/C Administration is spearing no effort to demonstrate its commitment to improving the lives of all Guyanese, by ensuring ... Read More

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

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

- 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

- 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

- 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

- 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

- 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

- 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

- 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

- 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

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