Tag: Hinterland Employment and Youth Service

$25M disbursed to young hinterland entrepreneurs

$25M disbursed to young hinterland entrepreneurs

Synieka Thorne Synieka Thorne- July 23, 2019

— Reg. 1 residents commend HEYS  DPI, Guyana, Tuesday July 23, 2019 Over 500 young Indigenous entrepreneurs in the Mabaruma ... Read More

Training under HEYS to recommence by year end 

Training under HEYS to recommence by year end 

Staff Writer Staff Writer- May 9, 2019

− govt continues to empower the nation’s youth DPI, Guyana, Thursday, May 9, 2019 Through the Hinterland Employment and Youth ... Read More

71 Reg. 9 entrepreneurs get financial support for their businesses

71 Reg. 9 entrepreneurs get financial support for their businesses

Staff Writer Staff Writer- March 25, 2019

─ the young entrepreneurs successfully completed training under the HEYS programme and each received $50,000 for their businesses ─ young ... Read More

Plan of Action for Development in Reg. 8

Plan of Action for Development in Reg. 8

Staff Writer Staff Writer- March 15, 2019

― Toshaos, administrators meet to craft strategy DPI, Guyana, Friday, March 15, 2019 Toahaos and administrators from across 17 villages ... Read More

Tasting sweet success…

Tasting sweet success…

Staff Writer Staff Writer- March 4, 2019

− Young Aishalton women turning cooking skills into a successful business − HEYS at work DPI, Guyana, Monday, March 4, ... Read More

Five Region Nine entrepreneurs recognised for their hard work

Five Region Nine entrepreneurs recognised for their hard work

Staff Writer Staff Writer- June 30, 2018

receive $100,000 each to expand their businesses DPI, Guyana, Saturday, June 30, 2018 Thirty-three-year-old Rockcliffe Rodrigues is involved in livestock ... Read More

Over 700 young entrepreneurs created under HEYS

Over 700 young entrepreneurs created under HEYS

Staff Writer Staff Writer- January 25, 2018

DPI, Guyana, Thursday, January 25, 2018 The indigenous populace can now boast 766 young entrepreneurs, following the successful implementation of ... Read More

Ministry of Indigenous Peoples’ Affairs to prioritise youth empowerment, education – $13B budget approved

Ministry of Indigenous Peoples’ Affairs to prioritise youth empowerment, education – $13B budget approved

Staff Writer Staff Writer- December 14, 2016

GINA, GUYANA, Wednesday, December 14, 2016 Youth empowerment and education remain high on the agenda of the Ministry of Indigenous ... Read More

HEYS youths consulted on Amerindian Act revision

HEYS youths consulted on Amerindian Act revision

Staff Writer Staff Writer- November 22, 2016

GINA, GUYANA, Tuesday, November 22, 2016 Minister of Indigenous Peoples Affairs Sydney Allicock Youths in Region Eight who are engaged ... Read More

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