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Guyana to test oil spill response capability at Exercise Tradewinds – CDC

Guyana to test oil spill response capability at Exercise Tradewinds – CDC

Godfrey Broomes Godfrey Broomes- February 25, 2021

Guyana would be testing its capacity to respond to an oil spill at Exercise Tradewinds which is slated for June ... Read More

Steel door to be installed at Diamond sluice by next weekend

Steel door to be installed at Diamond sluice by next weekend

Neola Damon Neola Damon- August 23, 2020

The Minister of Agriculture, Hon. Zulfikar Mustapha, on Sunday, disclosed that residents of the Diamond/Grove community will soon benefit from ... Read More

Emergency works to breached sluice bring relief to Diamond/Grove residents

Emergency works to breached sluice bring relief to Diamond/Grove residents

Neola Damon Neola Damon- August 20, 2020

Temporary emergency works were conducted last night to the breached koker in the Diamond/Grove area on the East Bank of ... Read More

600 COVID-19 relief hampers distributed in Region 8 

600 COVID-19 relief hampers distributed in Region 8 

Synieka Thorne Synieka Thorne- August 10, 2020

— residents welcome swift action by new PPP/C Gov't  — distribution exercise to be taken to Annai and Lethem, on ... Read More

More funds for Hurricane Dorian victims

More funds for Hurricane Dorian victims

Alexis Rodney Alexis Rodney- November 6, 2019

DPI, Guyana, Wednesday, November 6, 2019 Monetary donations continue to pour in for victims of Hurricane Dorian living in the ... Read More

“Guyana needs to be ready for any emergency in mass gathering” – Dir. General (ag) of CDC

Staff Writer Staff Writer- January 16, 2019

─ CDC completes Mass Casualty Management and Incident Command Systems Policy ─ to be implemented in all regions DPI, Guyana, ... Read More

Local agencies to be trained by Brazilian Engineering and Construction Batallion

Local agencies to be trained by Brazilian Engineering and Construction Batallion

Staff Writer Staff Writer- October 2, 2018

─ “Until all the participants would have completed 384 hours of training then they will be given a certificate. So, ... Read More

Min. Harmon meets Brazilian Army Engineering Battalion, other stakeholders

Min. Harmon meets Brazilian Army Engineering Battalion, other stakeholders

Staff Writer Staff Writer- September 27, 2018

DPI, Guyana, Thursday, September 27, 2018 Minister of State, Joseph Harmon today met with the advance team of the Brazilian ... Read More

CDC to visit flood-affected areas in South Rupununi

CDC to visit flood-affected areas in South Rupununi

Staff Writer Staff Writer- June 21, 2018

DPI, GUYANA, Thursday, June 21, 2018 The Civil Defence Commission (CDC), which deals with all types of natural disasters, will ... Read More

Regional Emergency operation plans for all Regions by 2019

Regional Emergency operation plans for all Regions by 2019

Staff Writer Staff Writer- May 22, 2018

DPI, Guyana, Tuesday, May 22, 2018 The Guyana Civil Defence Commission (CDC) is working with its partners and national stakeholders ... 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.