Tag: Mikiko Tanaka

UN Resident Coordinator calls on Foreign Minister – commits to support national implementation of SDGs

UN Resident Coordinator calls on Foreign Minister – commits to support national implementation of SDGs

Staff Writer Staff Writer- September 5, 2020

United Nations (UN) Resident Coordinator, Mikiko Tanaka, yesterday extended congratulations to Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, the Honourable ... Read More

Int’l agencies working with Human Services Ministry to focus on gender based programmes

Int’l agencies working with Human Services Ministry to focus on gender based programmes

Staff Writer Staff Writer- August 28, 2020

Curtailing gender based violence, teenage pregnancy, poverty reduction among vulnerable groups and creating initiatives to empower women, were among the ... Read More

President Ali meets with stakeholders on COVID-19 response strategy

President Ali meets with stakeholders on COVID-19 response strategy

Delicia Haynes Delicia Haynes- August 25, 2020

Today, His Excellency, Dr. Mohamed Irfaan Ali, President of the Cooperative Republic of Guyana met with a wide cross-section of ... Read More

“Know your partner’s status” – Public Health Min.

“Know your partner’s status” – Public Health Min.

Ayana George Ayana George- December 1, 2019

- Strong advocacy made for greater mobilisation of communities when tackling HIV Epidemic - World Aids Day Observed 2019 DPI, Guyana, ... Read More

Indigenous leaders endorse ‘Spotlight Initiative’

Indigenous leaders endorse ‘Spotlight Initiative’

Synieka Thorne Synieka Thorne- October 8, 2019

─ Guyana to benefit from $1B to end violence against women and girls DPI, Guyana, Tuesday, October 8, 2019 Under ... Read More

UN has a new home in Guyana

UN has a new home in Guyana

Staff Writer Staff Writer- May 13, 2019

─ UN agencies being consolidated at ‘One UN House’ formerly the Eddy Grant House ─ UN team will be in ... Read More

Indigenous Peoples’ Affairs Ministry pushing for continuation of Amerindian Development Fund

Indigenous Peoples’ Affairs Ministry pushing for continuation of Amerindian Development Fund

Staff Writer Staff Writer- October 4, 2018

DPI, Guyana, Thursday, October 4, 2018 The Amerindian Development Fund (ADF) project will come to an end on December 31 ... Read More

Citizens urged to have a voice in preservation of the environment

Citizens urged to have a voice in preservation of the environment

Staff Writer Staff Writer- March 22, 2018

DPI, Guyana, Thursday, March 22, 2018 An event to observe the International Day of Forests saw several women involved in ... 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.