Tag: Ministry of Indigenous Peoples’ Affairs

$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

Commissioned San Jose bridge hailed as a sustainable project

Commissioned San Jose bridge hailed as a sustainable project

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- January 18, 2020

DPI, Guyana, Saturday, January 18, 2020 A $119Million concrete bridge was officially handed over to the Moruca subdistrict of the ... Read More

Defying the odds

Defying the odds

Staff Writer Staff Writer- January 9, 2020

─Nadeza Rodrigues runs thriving HEYS business despite disability Nadeza Rodrigues an entrepreneur and beneficiary of the Hinterland Employment Youth Service ... Read More

We intend to make farming profitable

We intend to make farming profitable

Staff Writer Staff Writer- December 27, 2019

Ministry of Indigenous People’s Affairs, Press Release Friday, December 27, 2019 – Minister Garrido-Lowe to Kwebanna residents Kwebanna Village, Moruca ... Read More

$25M agro-processing facilities near completion in Maruranau, Annai

Synieka Thorne Synieka Thorne- December 13, 2019

DPI Guyana, Friday, December 13, 2019  The construction of agro-processing facilities at Maruranau and Bina Hill, Annai, Upper Takutu-Upper Essequibo, ... Read More

Tradition meets fashion

Tradition meets fashion

Natasha Smith Natasha Smith- December 11, 2019

—Indigenous Fashion Designers participate in workshop DPI, Guyana, Wednesday, December 11, 2019 ‘The Indigenous Fashion Industry could be big business ... Read More

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