Tag: LCDS

Indigenous people not left out of LCDS benefits – Vice President

Indigenous people not left out of LCDS benefits – Vice President

Shaquawn Gill Shaquawn Gill- November 2, 2021

at least 15 per cent of income will go directly toward Amerindian community development Amidst concerns emanating from the government’s ... Read More

148 communities complete Phase 2 of Amerindian Development Fund initiative

148 communities complete Phase 2 of Amerindian Development Fund initiative

Staff Writer Staff Writer- March 14, 2019

DPI, Guyana, Thursday, March 14, 2019 One hundred and forty-eight (148) hinterland communities across the country successfully completed Phase Two ... Read More

Green Fiscal Policies pivotal in implementing GSDS

Green Fiscal Policies pivotal in implementing GSDS

Staff Writer Staff Writer- March 14, 2019

─ will facilitate reduction of ecological footprint ─ improve efficiency of public spending DPI, Guyana, Thursday, March 14, 2019 The ... Read More

OCC advancing Sustainable Land Development, other priority projects under LCDS

OCC advancing Sustainable Land Development, other priority projects under LCDS

Staff Writer Staff Writer- February 5, 2018

DPI, GUYANA, Monday, February 5, 2018 The Office of Climate Change (OCC) continues to implement and execute projects articulated in ... Read More

Guyana committed to preserving land assets, promoting more efficient mining,  logging practices  -President Granger says at signing of US$15M sustainable land development project

Guyana committed to preserving land assets, promoting more efficient mining,  logging practices -President Granger says at signing of US$15M sustainable land development project

Staff Writer Staff Writer- January 18, 2018

Georgetown, Guyana – (January 18, 2018) President David Granger, today, committed to ensuring that Guyana preserves its land assets and promotes ... Read More

Green Multi-stakeholder Steering Committee reactivated  -President Granger says it’s a demonstration of Government’s commitment to consultation   

Green Multi-stakeholder Steering Committee reactivated -President Granger says it’s a demonstration of Government’s commitment to consultation  

Staff Writer Staff Writer- May 3, 2017

  Georgetown, Guyana – (May 3, 2017) The Green Multi-Stakeholder Steering Committee (GMSSC) was, earlier today, reactivated by President David ... Read More

Over US$10M to be plugged into hinterland agri development

Over US$10M to be plugged into hinterland agri development

Staff Writer Staff Writer- February 17, 2017

GUYANA, GINA, Friday, February 17, 2017 Over US$10M will be invested on development of agriculture in Guyana’s hinterland. This development ... Read More

UNEP team encouraged by Private Sector, Civil Society’s response to ‘green’ agenda

UNEP team encouraged by Private Sector, Civil Society’s response to ‘green’ agenda

Staff Writer Staff Writer- December 14, 2016

Georgetown, Guyana – (December 14, 2016) A team from the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP), who are currently in Guyana ... Read More

Mainstay to incorporate agriculture and tourism

Mainstay to incorporate agriculture and tourism

Staff Writer Staff Writer- October 13, 2016

GUYANA, Thursday, October 13, 2016 Wyaka Village (Mainstay), Region two, plans to integrate farming and tourism to generate more income ... Read More

Climate Change Office to craft national climate change policy – awareness programme to be rolled out shortly

Climate Change Office to craft national climate change policy – awareness programme to be rolled out shortly

Staff Writer Staff Writer- July 6, 2016

Georgetown, GINA, July 6, 2016 The Office of Climate Change will be working with international partners and sectoral agencies, over ... Read More

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