Tag: Hydromet Department

G/Town M&CC continues to neglect City’s drainage structure

G/Town M&CC continues to neglect City’s drainage structure

- June 21, 2022

- several pumps, sluices without operators in the height of the rainy season Although the government has made several calls ... Read More

World Water Day observed with focus on Groundwater use and management

World Water Day observed with focus on Groundwater use and management

- March 22, 2022

The need for sustainable use and management of Groundwater was the focus as Guyana Water Incorporated (GWI) and the Ministry ... Read More

All pumps in Georgetown operational – Min. Mustapha

All pumps in Georgetown operational – Min. Mustapha

- February 24, 2022

-ministry prepared to allocate additional resources to strengthen flood-response efforts  -Hydromet. dept. predicts continued rainfall in the coming days In ... Read More

Persons advised to take necessary precautions as forecast predicts current weather conditions may lead to further flooding in low-lying, flood-prone areas

Persons advised to take necessary precautions as forecast predicts current weather conditions may lead to further flooding in low-lying, flood-prone areas

- December 13, 2021

-Agri. Minister says gov’t putting all efforts in place to minimize flooding, all drainage structures operable Following the announcement by ... Read More

Georgetown drainage pumps fully operational

Georgetown drainage pumps fully operational

- April 9, 2021

-Minister Mustapha - urges rice farmers to take precautions when traversing dams   With the Hydromet Department predicting instances of ... Read More

Agri. Minister establishes taskforce to monitor flood prone areas in light of current weather conditions

Agri. Minister establishes taskforce to monitor flood prone areas in light of current weather conditions

- January 4, 2021

- systems being put in place to improve drainage in the long term - a number of additional pumps to ... Read More

Closing statements by Minister of Agriculture Hon. Zulfikar Mustapha

Closing statements by Minister of Agriculture Hon. Zulfikar Mustapha

- December 31, 2020

On behalf of myself and all the other hard-working staff of the Ministry of Agriculture, I wish you all a ... Read More

Press Release – Gov’t working to improve drainage systems to ease flooding

Press Release – Gov’t working to improve drainage systems to ease flooding

- November 4, 2020

- Indian nationals to start installation of pumps tomorrow - pandemic resulted in delay of upgrading to drainage system With ... Read More

Developing Guyana’s cooling sector 

Developing Guyana’s cooling sector 

- December 3, 2019

− 1st cooling seminar held in Guyana − aimed at minimising the sector’s long-term carbon footprint DPI, Guyana, Tuesday, December ... Read More

Water Testing Laboratory to be commissioned in August

- May 14, 2019

-as Guyana advances its water quality testing capabilities A $60M state-of-the art Water Quality Laboratory will soon be commissioned by ... Read More

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