Tag: IOM

41 women receive training in Solar Photovoltaic technology

41 women receive training in Solar Photovoltaic technology

- November 11, 2022

Forty-one Women in Bartica, Region Seven graduated from the Board of Industrial Training’s (BIT) Women’s Economic Empowerment Programme. The graduates ... Read More

IOM donates tablets to Labour Ministry for management of labour policies

IOM donates tablets to Labour Ministry for management of labour policies

- September 30, 2022

The International Organisation for Migration (IOM) continues to support the Government of Guyana in its management of labour policies. Permanent ... Read More

Legal committee addressing breaches of labour laws

Legal committee addressing breaches of labour laws

- September 9, 2022

Labour Minister, Joseph Hamilton recently announced the formation of a labour committee aimed at addressing breaches of the labour laws. ... Read More

Gov’t to offer BIT programmes to Venezuelan migrants

Gov’t to offer BIT programmes to Venezuelan migrants

- September 1, 2022

The Board of Industrial Training (BIT) could soon begin offering training opportunities to Venezuelan migrants in Guyana, to enable them ... Read More

IOM projects geared to alleviate human smuggling

IOM projects geared to alleviate human smuggling

- November 29, 2020

- to improve migrants’ experience The International Organization for Migration (IOM) Guyana is partnering with the Government to improve migrants’ ... Read More

CDC, IOM render support to migrants in Georgetown

CDC, IOM render support to migrants in Georgetown

- March 22, 2019

─ providing 24-hour support to migrants at GPF headquarters DPI, Guyana, Friday, March 22, 2019 The Civil Defence Commission (CDC) ... Read More

Shelter operators trained in dealing with TIP victims

Shelter operators trained in dealing with TIP victims

- February 13, 2019

– 45 Trafficking In Persons (TIP) victims identified for 2019 ─ Countering-Trafficking Unit recorded and assisted 156 TIP victims in ... Read More

More migrant families receive hampers

More migrant families receive hampers

- December 22, 2018

- preparation being made to assist migrants in other communities DPI, Guyana, Saturday, December 22, 2018 Scores of Venezuelan migrant ... Read More

110 hampers delivered to migrants in Region 7

110 hampers delivered to migrants in Region 7

- December 15, 2018

- CDC, IOM continue relief exercise DPI, Guyana, Saturday, December 15, 2018 As the influx of Venezuelans continues into Guyana’s ... Read More

Foreign Service Officers receive TIP training

Foreign Service Officers receive TIP training

- September 5, 2018

Ministry of Public Security, September 5, 2018 The Ministerial Task Force on Trafficking in Persons has engaged Foreign Service Officers from ... Read More

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