Tag: Hurricane

US$800M for Caribbean disaster recovery

US$800M for Caribbean disaster recovery

- February 8, 2018

DPI, GUYANA, Thursday, February 8, 2018 Caribbean countries that were ravaged late last year by Hurricanes Irma and Maria will ... Read More

“Rebuild to more resilient standards”  CARICOM SG urges UN pledging conference for hurricane hit countries

“Rebuild to more resilient standards” CARICOM SG urges UN pledging conference for hurricane hit countries

- November 20, 2017

DPI, Guyana, Monday, November 20, 2017 Secretary-General of the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) Ambassador Irwin LaRocque has called upon all entities ... Read More

Fifty-five Guyanese nationals evacuated to date

Fifty-five Guyanese nationals evacuated to date

- October 12, 2017

DPI, Guyana, Thursday, October 12, 2017 Islands in the Caribbean that were hit by the most powerful hurricane ever recorded ... Read More

11 containers dispatched to hurricane-stricken islands, 83 nationals to return home

11 containers dispatched to hurricane-stricken islands, 83 nationals to return home

- October 6, 2017

DPI, Guyana, Friday, October 06, 2017 Approximately eighty-three Guyanese nationals who reside in the Caribbean and have been affected by ... Read More

President denounces criticism of Govt’s aid to hurricane-affected islands

President denounces criticism of Govt’s aid to hurricane-affected islands

- October 2, 2017

DPI, GUYANA, Monday, October 02, 2017 President David Granger has dismissed recent criticisms which condemned his administration for sending relief ... Read More

Guyana stands in solidarity with Dominica, ready to offer support

Guyana stands in solidarity with Dominica, ready to offer support

- September 19, 2017

Georgetown, Guyana – (September 19, 2017) As Dominica becomes the latest hurricane-hit territory in the Caribbean region, President David Granger ... Read More

Guyanese in Caribbean islands share Irma experience

Guyanese in Caribbean islands share Irma experience

- September 8, 2017

DPI, GUYANA, Friday, September 8, 2017 Hurricane Irma is said to be the most powerful in recorded history, its powerful ... Read More

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