Tag: Ministry of Indigenous Peoples’ Affairs

Min. Allicock condemns arson attempt on Umana Yana

Min. Allicock condemns arson attempt on Umana Yana

Synieka Thorne Synieka Thorne- July 13, 2020

DPI, Guyana, Monday, July 13, 2020 Minister of Indigenous Peoples’ Affairs, Hon. Sydney Allicock has condemned the recent arson attempt ... Read More

MOIPA receives food hampers from CDC

MOIPA receives food hampers from CDC

Neola Damon Neola Damon- July 3, 2020

- to assist vulnerable residents of Santa Rosa DPI, GUYANA, Friday, July 3, 2020 The Ministry of Indigenous People’s Affairs, ... Read More

Rock Stone Receives Transportation Boost

Rock Stone Receives Transportation Boost

Staff Writer Staff Writer- May 22, 2020

MOIPA: FFRIDAY, MAY 22, 2020: - Minister of Indigenous Peoples’ Affairs Hon. Sydney Allicock on Friday handed over a new ... Read More

Government launches data collection mechanism to facilitate COVID-19 public assistance

Government launches data collection mechanism to facilitate COVID-19 public assistance

Staff Writer Staff Writer- May 20, 2020

Georgetown, Guyana – (May 20, 2020) The Government of Guyana, today, launched a data collection mechanism, which is aimed at ... Read More

Students, residents seeking medical attention transported back to hinterland

Students, residents seeking medical attention transported back to hinterland

Synieka Thorne Synieka Thorne- April 22, 2020

—Indigenous Ministry facilitates travel   DPI, Guyana, Wednesday, April 22, 2020 The Ministry of Indigenous Peoples’ Affairs has facilitated the ... Read More

Ministry of Indigenous Peoples Affairs warns of fake social media post

Ministry of Indigenous Peoples Affairs warns of fake social media post

Staff Writer Staff Writer- March 4, 2020

Press Release Georgetown, Guyana - Wednesday, March 4, 2020 The Ministry of Indigenous Peoples' Affairs wishes to advise the public ... Read More

Kabakaburi residents receive transportation boost

Kabakaburi residents receive transportation boost

Staff Writer Staff Writer- February 12, 2020

Minister of Indigenous Peoples’ Affairs Press Release Wednesday, February 12, 2020 Minister of Indigenous Peoples’ Affairs Sydney Allicock on Wednesday ... Read More

Free transportation for Karawab students

Free transportation for Karawab students

Synieka Thorne Synieka Thorne- February 12, 2020

DPI, Guyana, Wednesday, February 12, 2020 One hundred and forty students of the Ulele Primary school in Karawab Village, Pomeroon-Supenaam, ... Read More

$6.15M in grants, ATV handed over South Pakaraima villages

$6.15M in grants, ATV handed over South Pakaraima villages

Synieka Thorne Synieka Thorne- February 7, 2020

DPI, Guyana, Friday, February 7, 2020 Communities in the South Pakaraima District in the Upper Takutu-Upper Essequibo, Region 9 received ... Read More

First hinterland technical institute commissioned in Region 9

First hinterland technical institute commissioned in Region 9

Synieka Thorne Synieka Thorne- February 7, 2020

-can accommodate 120 students DPI, Guyana, Friday, February 7, 2020 Hundreds of North Rupununi residents gathered at Bina Hill to ... Read More

Successful Debate in Patamona wraps up activities for IYIL  

Successful Debate in Patamona wraps up activities for IYIL  

Staff Writer Staff Writer- January 22, 2020

MOIPA: In late December 2019, the Ministry of Indigenous Peoples' Affairs held its first-ever debate in the Patamona language. The ... 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.