Tag: Minister of Social Protection Volda Lawrence

Minister Lawrence visits New Amsterdam Prison

Minister Lawrence visits New Amsterdam Prison

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- September 29, 2016

Georgetown, Guyana – (September 29, 2016) Minister of Social Protection Volda Lawrence on Thursday took a first hand look at the ... Read More

Stakeholders urged to help stamp-out child sexual abuse in Region Ten

Stakeholders urged to help stamp-out child sexual abuse in Region Ten

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- September 22, 2016

GINA, GUYANA, Wednesday, September 21, 2016 The Childcare and Protection Agency (CPA) held a rally in Linden, on Wednesday, under ... Read More

29 young men complete heavy-duty equipment training course

29 young men complete heavy-duty equipment training course

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- August 31, 2016

GINA, GUYANA Wednesday, August 31, 2016 A batch of 29 young men graduated on Tuesday after completing the Heavy Duty ... Read More

Vice Chairman attests to progress in Region 10

Vice Chairman attests to progress in Region 10

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- August 25, 2016

GINA, GUYANA August 25, 2016 Despite the several challenges emerging from the Region Ten riverine communities, Regional Vice Chairman, Elroy ... Read More

Ministries developing all-inclusive programming to address issues affecting young people

Ministries developing all-inclusive programming to address issues affecting young people

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- August 17, 2016

Georgetown, GINA, August 17, 2016 Representatives of several Ministries of the government today, held a high-level dialogue aimed at developing ... Read More

Overseas-based Guyanese opens educational facilities at Woodley Park  – Ministry of Social Protection to partner on skills training

Overseas-based Guyanese opens educational facilities at Woodley Park – Ministry of Social Protection to partner on skills training

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- August 11, 2016

Ministry of Social Protection, August 11, 2016 Children and youths of Woodley Park, Region Five now have yet another venue ... Read More

Process started for implementation of regulations for state care institutions – Minister Lawrence

Process started for implementation of regulations for state care institutions – Minister Lawrence

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- August 4, 2016

Georgetown, GINA, August 4, 2016 The Social Protection Ministry has already embarked on regulations for state institutions,  Minister of Social ... Read More

Hague’s Apostille Convention would make it easier to verify original documents – Minister Gaskin tells Foreign Affairs Sectoral Committee

Hague’s Apostille Convention would make it easier to verify original documents – Minister Gaskin tells Foreign Affairs Sectoral Committee

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- July 27, 2016

Georgetown, GINA, July 27, 2016 Minister of Business Dominic Gaskin told members of the Parliamentary Sectoral Committee on Foreign Affairs ... Read More

Remarks by Minister of Social Protection Volda Lawrence, M.P.,  – For  World Population Day, 2016

Remarks by Minister of Social Protection Volda Lawrence, M.P., – For  World Population Day, 2016

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- July 11, 2016

  (July 11, 2016) - I’m delighted to be here today and greatly honored to join with the Ministry of ... Read More

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