Tag: Minister Pauline Sukhai

Amerindian Affairs Ministry inks two contracts to boost community development

Amerindian Affairs Ministry inks two contracts to boost community development

Neola Damon Neola Damon- January 21, 2022

Scores of Malali residents will soon be gainfully employed in the quarrying industry. This follows the signing of a lease ... Read More

Gov’t “preparing the ground” for human resource development in hinterland – Minister Sukhai

Gov’t “preparing the ground” for human resource development in hinterland – Minister Sukhai

Shania Gonsalves Shania Gonsalves- December 3, 2021

Minister of Amerindian Affairs, Pauline Sukhai, MP, said the government is working to develop its human resources in hinterland communities, ... Read More

Guyana and Canada collaborate to preserve indigenous culture, languages

Guyana and Canada collaborate to preserve indigenous culture, languages

Shania Gonsalves Shania Gonsalves- November 16, 2021

A collaborative effort will be taken by Guyana and Canada to preserve the indigenous people’s culture, language and way of ... Read More

Minister Sukhai plugs more agri involvement in Baramita

Minister Sukhai plugs more agri involvement in Baramita

Shania Gonsalves Shania Gonsalves- November 6, 2021

Minister of Amerindian Affairs, Pauline Sukhai, M.P., has advised the residents of Baramita in Region One (Barima-Waini) to make good ... Read More

Yawong women to get Gov’t’s help to start-up small projects

Yawong women to get Gov’t’s help to start-up small projects

Shania Gonsalves Shania Gonsalves- October 26, 2021

Residents of Yawong, Region Eight recently received $1.2M to aid the construction of a center that will be used as ... Read More

15 Region Eight communities receive tractors to boost development

15 Region Eight communities receive tractors to boost development

Shania Gonsalves Shania Gonsalves- October 21, 2021

The Ministry of Amerindian Affairs distributed 15 tractors to various villages in Region Eight (Potaro-Siparuni). Among villages benefitting were Bamboo ... Read More

Minister Sukhai urges Kurukubaru residents to focus on their village’s development

Minister Sukhai urges Kurukubaru residents to focus on their village’s development

Shania Gonsalves Shania Gonsalves- October 20, 2021

Minister of Amerindian Affairs, Pauline Sukhai MP, has assured residents of Kurukubaru, Region Eight (Potaro-Siparuta) that the Dr. Mohamed Irfaan ... Read More

440 CSOs to receive skills training through BIT

440 CSOs to receive skills training through BIT

Shania Gonsalves Shania Gonsalves- July 15, 2021

Minister of Amerindian Affairs, Pauline Sukhai MP and Minister of Labour, Joseph Hamilton MP on Thursday signed a Memorandum of ... Read More

Hinterland youths urged to study in fields that aid community development

Hinterland youths urged to study in fields that aid community development

Shania Gonsalves Shania Gonsalves- June 30, 2021

Minister of Amerindian Affairs Hon. Pauline Sukhai on Wednesday urged hinterland youths to take up studies in areas that could ... Read More

New PPP/C Gov’t to meet with Amerindian leaders sub-regionally

New PPP/C Gov’t to meet with Amerindian leaders sub-regionally

Synieka Thorne Synieka Thorne- August 16, 2020

DPI Guyana, Sunday, August 16, 2020 The new PPP/C Government is ironing out plans to meet with Amerindian leaders sub-regionally ... Read More

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