Tag: Migrants

Multi-agency Coordinating Committee addresses influx of migrants from Venezuela into Guyana

Multi-agency Coordinating Committee addresses influx of migrants from Venezuela into Guyana

- November 10, 2022

The Honourable Hugh Hilton Todd, M.P, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation convened a meeting of the Multi-agency Coordinating ... Read More

Manpower Agency, UNHCR working to upskill, integrate migrants into workforce

Manpower Agency, UNHCR working to upskill, integrate migrants into workforce

- October 7, 2022

Labour Minister Joseph Hamilton said Wednesday that the Central Recruitment and Manpower Agency (CRMA) and the UN High Commission for ... 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

Gov’t taking humanitarian approach to Venezuelan migrants – President Ali

Gov’t taking humanitarian approach to Venezuelan migrants – President Ali

- March 11, 2022

President, Dr. Mohamed Irfaan Ali, said his government has taken a humanitarian approach in its treatment of migrants, noting that ... Read More

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

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

- 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

UNICEF partners with key stakeholders to assist migrant children

UNICEF partners with key stakeholders to assist migrant children

- May 13, 2019

─ signs MOU with several agencies DPI, Guyana, Monday, May 13, 2019 A Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) has been signed ... Read More

Private sector donations increase to aid Venezuelan migrants

Private sector donations increase to aid Venezuelan migrants

- February 11, 2019

─ Atlantic Southern Trade donates to CDC’s relief exercise DPI, Guyana, Monday, February 11, 2019 More private sector companies are ... 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

CDC distributes additional supplies, monitors migrants’ integration into communities

CDC distributes additional supplies, monitors migrants’ integration into communities

- September 7, 2018

DPI, Guyana, Friday, September 7, 2018 The Civil Defence Commission (CDC) conducted a one-day exercise on September 6, in the ... Read More

Citizenship Ministry, CDC, IOM bring relief to Venezuelan Migrants

Citizenship Ministry, CDC, IOM bring relief to Venezuelan Migrants

- July 27, 2018

DPI, Guyana, Friday, July 27, 2018 Minister of Citizenship, Winston Felix, along with representatives from the representatives from the Civil ... Read More

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