Tag: Indigenous communities

GTA completes Culinary Arts and Delivering Quality Service Training in St. Cuthbert’s Mission

GTA completes Culinary Arts and Delivering Quality Service Training in St. Cuthbert’s Mission

Staff Writer Staff Writer- March 8, 2021

-20 persons trained in the Culinary Arts -15 persons trained in Delivering Quality Service The Guyana Tourism Authority (GTA) recognises ... Read More

GTA trained 90 persons from Indigenous communities in Regions 8 and 9 on hygiene & sanitation

GTA trained 90 persons from Indigenous communities in Regions 8 and 9 on hygiene & sanitation

Staff Writer Staff Writer- February 12, 2021

During February 8 - 10, the Guyana Tourism Authority (GTA) conducted hygiene and sanitation training sessions with eight (8) Indigenous ... Read More

Development plans laid out for Indigenous communities

Development plans laid out for Indigenous communities

Gavin Lewis Gavin Lewis- August 9, 2020

— issues affecting hinterland regions to be addressed DPI, Guyana, Sunday, August 9, 2020 During a handover of COVID-19 relief ... Read More

‘Human development must mean hinterland advancement’

‘Human development must mean hinterland advancement’

Paul McAdam Paul McAdam- October 7, 2019

― Pres. Granger at the opening of NTC 2019 DPI, Guyana, Tuesday, October 7, 2019 Addressing the Toshaos and leaders ... Read More

GWI digs deep

GWI digs deep

Paul McAdam Paul McAdam- October 1, 2019

- Shulinab gets potable water for the first time - other South Rupununi Indigenous communities to benefit also DPI, Guyana, ... Read More

$9M to for projects in Regions 1 and 9

$9M to for projects in Regions 1 and 9

Felecia Valenzuela Felecia Valenzuela- June 21, 2019

Indigenous villages to benefit from infrastructure, transportation, cattle rearing projects - MP Mervyn Williams  DPI, Guyana, Friday, June 21, 2019 ... Read More

Toshaos grateful for govt’s work

Toshaos grateful for govt’s work

Staff Writer Staff Writer- May 13, 2019

─ eager to become an Agricultural powerhouse once again DPI, Guyana, Monday, May 13, 2019 “So far, under this Coalition ... Read More

Land rights, renaming of Amerindian Act, key issues raised during consultations.

Land rights, renaming of Amerindian Act, key issues raised during consultations.

Staff Writer Staff Writer- May 12, 2019

─Villagers want more power to handle mining issues DPI, Sunday, May 12, 2019 As consultations continue for the revision of ... Read More

Govt committed to ensuring Indigenous rights – MP Mervin Williams

Govt committed to ensuring Indigenous rights – MP Mervin Williams

Staff Writer Staff Writer- May 6, 2019

─ assures Reg. 2 Indigenous communities their rights will not be trampled upon DPI, Guyana, Monday, May 6, 2019 “The ... Read More

Round two, second day of consultations on the 2006 Amerindian Act

Round two, second day of consultations on the 2006 Amerindian Act

Staff Writer Staff Writer- May 3, 2019

─ Indigenous communities given a chance to raise their voices DPI, Guyana, Friday, May 3, 2019 As day two of ... Read More

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