Tag: Juvenile Justice Bill

Young offenders will not be left behind – Min. Broomes

Young offenders will not be left behind – Min. Broomes

Staff Writer Staff Writer- May 13, 2019

─ govt will ensure reformation programs are in place for reintegration ─ equality is for everyone and speaks to wherever ... Read More

Children’s Court signals new humane approach to juvenile justice

Children’s Court signals new humane approach to juvenile justice

Staff Writer Staff Writer- October 31, 2018

DPI, Guyana, Wednesday, October 31, 2018 The historic activation of a Children’s Court will ensure that imprisonment becomes a last ... Read More

Govt implementing mechanisms as part of Justice Sector Reform – AG Williams

Govt implementing mechanisms as part of Justice Sector Reform – AG Williams

Staff Writer Staff Writer- September 5, 2018

─ govt reviewing treatment of mentally ill persons by prison system ─ exploring funding options for implementing Juvenile Justice, Whistleblower ... Read More

RCC ensures continued activism towards Juvenile Justice

RCC ensures continued activism towards Juvenile Justice

Staff Writer Staff Writer- May 4, 2018

DPI, GUYANA, Friday, May 4, 2018 Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the Rights of the Child Commission (RCC), Amar Panday ... Read More

Indigenous youth now free after awaiting trial for seven years

Indigenous youth now free after awaiting trial for seven years

Staff Writer Staff Writer- May 3, 2018

DPI, Guyana, Thursday, May 3, 2018 After being incarcerated for almost seven-years, nineteen-year-old Ian Henry, an indigenous youth of Baramita, ... Read More

Historic Juvenile Justice Bill passed  archaic and oppressive colonial laws abolished

Historic Juvenile Justice Bill passed archaic and oppressive colonial laws abolished

Staff Writer Staff Writer- April 26, 2018

DPI, GUYANA, Thursday, April 26, 2018 Juveniles who go astray will no longer be criminalized as the long awaited and ... Read More

US pledge support to whistle blower and other legislation

US pledge support to whistle blower and other legislation

Staff Writer Staff Writer- October 28, 2016

GINA, GUYANA, Friday, October 28, 216 The United States has pledged its support to Guyana for the completion of several ... Read More

COVID-19 Alert!

Coronavirus disease spreads primarily through contact with an infected person when they cough or sneeze. It also spreads when a person touches a surface or object that has the virus on it, then touches their eyes, nose, or mouth. We urge citizens to practice good hygiene and social or physical distancing also adhere to the guidelines provided by the Ministry of Health, Guyana.