Tag: Lieutenant Colonel Kester Craig

CDC plans to widen partnership with Florida National Guard

CDC plans to widen partnership with Florida National Guard

Godfrey Broomes Godfrey Broomes- April 28, 2021

-on disaster response management The Civil Defence Commission (CDC) is looking to widen its partnership with the Florida National Guard ... Read More

No more flooding from high tides

No more flooding from high tides

Staff Writer Staff Writer- April 26, 2021

-PM assures Little Diamond residents Prime Minister, Brigadier (Ret’d) Mark Phillips, today told flood-affected residents of Little Diamond, East Bank Demerara, ... Read More

CDC, stakeholders partnering to boost Guyana’s disaster recovery capacity

Kellon Rover Kellon Rover- January 16, 2021

The Civil Defence Commission (CDC) has partnered with the Caribbean Disaster Emergency Management Agency (CDEMA), the World Bank through the ... Read More

COVID-19 testing a priority at Graham’s Hall Primary shelter

COVID-19 testing a priority at Graham’s Hall Primary shelter

Gavin Lewis Gavin Lewis- October 20, 2020

-CDC Director General The Civil Defence Commission (CDC) will be collaborating with the Ministry of Health to ensure squatters being ... Read More

Govt prepared for long haul on COVID-19

Govt prepared for long haul on COVID-19

Neola Damon Neola Damon- September 1, 2020

- COVID-19 Public Assistance Programme being strengthened Prime Minister, Hon. Brigadier (Ret’d), Mark Phillips said that the PPP/C government is ... Read More

CDC receives donation from Beepats Ltd

CDC receives donation from Beepats Ltd

Neola Damon Neola Damon- July 1, 2020

DPI, Guyana, Wednesday, July 1, 2020 The Civil Defence Commission (CDC) on Wednesday received a sizeable donation of tinned food ... Read More

US Govt donates supplies to CDC

US Govt donates supplies to CDC

Anara Khan Anara Khan- May 19, 2020

DPI, Guyana Tuesday, May 19, 2020 The Civil Defence Commission (CDC) on Tuesday afternoon received a donation of several items ... Read More

Monitoring of Guyana’s borders continue – CDC Director-General

Monitoring of Guyana’s borders continue – CDC Director-General

Kellon Rover Kellon Rover- March 30, 2020

DPI, Guyana, Monday, March 30, 2020 Director-General (DG) of the Civil Defence Commission (CDC) Lieutenant Colonel Kester Craig has reassured ... Read More

VERT completes jungle survival training

VERT completes jungle survival training

Anara Khan Anara Khan- October 15, 2019

DPI, Guyana, Tuesday, October 15, 2019 Members of the Civil Defence Commission’s (CDC) Volunteer Emergency Response Team (VERT) are taking ... Read More

DeSinco donates to Reg. 8 residents

DeSinco donates to Reg. 8 residents

Neola Damon Neola Damon- October 3, 2019

DPI, Guyana, Thursday, October 3, 2019 DeSinco Trading Limited, on Thursday, donated a number of food supplies to the Civil ... 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.