Tag: International Labour Organisation

Decision to close sugar estates ‘callous and unconscionable’

Decision to close sugar estates ‘callous and unconscionable’

Alexis Rodney Alexis Rodney- June 10, 2021

- Dr Singh tells ILO meeting Senior Minister in the Office of the President with responsibility for Finance, Hon. Dr. ... Read More

Government addressing challenges to safe, orderly migration

Government addressing challenges to safe, orderly migration

Kemol King Kemol King- April 12, 2021

The PPP/C Government is undertaking a series of initiatives to promote safe and orderly migration, in keeping with the Global ... Read More

Green State Development Strategy must be people centered- ILO Specialist

Green State Development Strategy must be people centered- ILO Specialist

Staff Writer Staff Writer- April 23, 2018

DPI, Guyana, Monday, April 23, 2018 “Development is really about people, and we must put them first.” This was the ... Read More

OSH activities taking place countrywide

OSH activities taking place countrywide

Staff Writer Staff Writer- April 20, 2018

DPI, GUYANA, Friday, April 20, 2018 The Demerara Harbor Bridge Corporation today held its annual Occupational Safety & Health (OSH) ... Read More

Structuring of informal economy, focus of ILO seminar

Structuring of informal economy, focus of ILO seminar

Staff Writer Staff Writer- October 10, 2017

DPI, Guyana, Tuesday, October 10, 2017 The Ministry of Social Protection (MOSP) Labour Department and the International Labour Organization (ILO) ... Read More

OSH seminar seeks to reduce work deficit in informal economy

OSH seminar seeks to reduce work deficit in informal economy

Staff Writer Staff Writer- October 4, 2017

DPI, Guyana, Wednesday, October 04, 2017 The Ministry of Social Protection (MOSP) in collaboration with the International Labour Organisation (ILO) ... Read More

Gov’t working to transition labour market to better protect workers

Gov’t working to transition labour market to better protect workers

Staff Writer Staff Writer- March 6, 2017

GINA, GUYANA, Monday, March 06, 2017 The Ministry of Social Protection is partnering with the International Labour Organisation (ILO) to ... Read More

DHBC launches handbook – to boost workers’ safety, health

DHBC launches handbook – to boost workers’ safety, health

Staff Writer Staff Writer- September 22, 2016

GINA, GUYANA, Thursday, September 22, 2016 An Occupational Safety and Health (OS&H) handbook was today launched to boost employees’ safety. ... Read More

National consultation seeks to push manufacturing sector’s safety regulations

National consultation seeks to push manufacturing sector’s safety regulations

Staff Writer Staff Writer- June 21, 2016

Georgetown GINA, June 21, 2016 The Ministry of Social Protection in collaboration with the International Labour Organisation (ILO) commenced a ... Read More

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