Tag: minors

Stiffer penalties, measures to curb alcohol-related road accidents

Stiffer penalties, measures to curb alcohol-related road accidents

- August 9, 2022

—Intoxicating Liquor Licensing (Amendment) Bill 2022 tabled Government has taken an important legislative step to minimise alcohol-related road accidents and ... Read More

Cigarette smoke is harmful! Strict bans in place

Cigarette smoke is harmful! Strict bans in place

- July 13, 2018

DPI, Guyana, Friday, July 13, 2018 The effects of second and third-hand smoke are more detrimental to the human body ... Read More

UNICEF lauds Guyana’s approach to sexual offence

UNICEF lauds Guyana’s approach to sexual offence

- June 22, 2018

DPI, Guyana, Friday, June 22, 2018 The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) country representative, Sylvie Fouet has given kudos to ... 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.