Tag: International Organisation for Migration (IOM)

Diaspora and Remigration Matters reintegrated into Foreign Ministry

Diaspora and Remigration Matters reintegrated into Foreign Ministry

Staff Writer Staff Writer- September 22, 2020

The Government of Guyana has enhanced its plans of engaging and involving the Diaspora. to support its national development priorities. ... Read More

Options being explored to find housing for Venezuelan migrants

Staff Writer Staff Writer- March 25, 2019

Georgetown, Guyana – (March 25, 2019) Following the arrival of 140 Venezuelan migrants in Georgetown last Wednesday, the Department of Citizenship ... Read More

Migrant support centre to be established in Region Two

Staff Writer Staff Writer- January 7, 2019

Georgetown, Guyana – (January 7, 2019) The National Multi-Sectoral Coordinating Committee, today, convened its first meeting for 2019 during which ... Read More

National coordination mechanism successfully managing influx of Venezuelan migrants -Minister Felix

National coordination mechanism successfully managing influx of Venezuelan migrants -Minister Felix

Staff Writer Staff Writer- November 5, 2018

Georgetown, Guyana – (November 5, 2018) Minister of Citizenship, Mr. Winston Felix, today, commended the efforts of the National Multi-Sectoral ... Read More

Immigration department to strengthen operations at Parika

Staff Writer Staff Writer- October 22, 2018

Ministry of Citizenship, Press Release - Georgetown, Guyana – (October 22, 2018) The Ministry of Citizenship is concerned about the number ... Read More

Hampers for Venezuela migrants in Region One

Hampers for Venezuela migrants in Region One

Staff Writer Staff Writer- October 22, 2018

DPI, GUYANA, Monday, October 22, 2018 More efforts were made to distribute food supplies on Monday to Venezuelan migrants in ... Read More

Government, international partners continue to provide support for Venezuelan migrants

Government, international partners continue to provide support for Venezuelan migrants

Staff Writer Staff Writer- October 9, 2018

Georgetown, Guyana – (October 9, 2018) As the Government of Guyana continues to work with its international partners to support ... Read More

National efforts to support Venezuelan migrants continue

National efforts to support Venezuelan migrants continue

Staff Writer Staff Writer- September 24, 2018

Georgetown, Guyana – (September 24, 2018) The National Multi-Sectoral Coordinating Committee continues to work to find ways and means to ... Read More

Settlement plan for Venezuelan migrants still under consideration at Dept. of Citizenship

Settlement plan for Venezuelan migrants still under consideration at Dept. of Citizenship

Staff Writer Staff Writer- September 10, 2018

Georgetown, Guyana – (September 10, 2018) The Department of Citizenship is still considering a proposal that was made regarding the ... Read More

Public officers undergo training in best practice to deal with Venezuelan migrants

Public officers undergo training in best practice to deal with Venezuelan migrants

Staff Writer Staff Writer- September 6, 2018

Georgetown, Guyana – (September 6, 2018) In response to the influx of Venezuelan migrants into Guyana, the Civil Defence Commission (CDC) ... Read More

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