Tag: Non-Governmental Organisations (NGOs)

CDC encourages coordinated approach to flood relief

CDC encourages coordinated approach to flood relief

Staff Writer Staff Writer- June 8, 2021

The Civil Defence Commission (CDC) is encouraging businesses and non-governmental organisations (NGOs) that wish to donate towards flood relief efforts ... Read More

First Lady launches national tree planting exercise on Earth Day

First Lady launches national tree planting exercise on Earth Day

Staff Writer Staff Writer- April 22, 2021

First Lady, Her Excellency Arya Ali, on the occasion of Earth Day, commenced a national tree planting exercise which will ... Read More

Message from the Minister of Health Hon Dr Frank Anthony World Cancer Day – February 4, 2021

Message from the Minister of Health Hon Dr Frank Anthony World Cancer Day – February 4, 2021

Staff Writer Staff Writer- February 4, 2021

Once again, Guyana joins with the rest of the world to mark World Cancer Day. World Cancer Day is geared ... Read More

Message by Minister of Health Hon. Dr. Frank Anthony for World AIDS Day to be Observed on December 1, 2020

Message by Minister of Health Hon. Dr. Frank Anthony for World AIDS Day to be Observed on December 1, 2020

Staff Writer Staff Writer- December 1, 2020

Under the Theme: “Global Solidarity, Shared Responsibility” Today, we join the world to mark World AIDS Day, which has been ... Read More

Statement by Hon. Minister of Human Services and Social Security on Guyana’s Observance of International Day of Sign Languages

Statement by Hon. Minister of Human Services and Social Security on Guyana’s Observance of International Day of Sign Languages

Staff Writer Staff Writer- September 23, 2020

Guyana is proud to join the global community in observing International Day of Sign Languages under the theme “Sign Languages ... Read More

1,759 households benefit from CDC relief distribution

1,759 households benefit from CDC relief distribution

Staff Writer Staff Writer- April 11, 2020

PRESS RELEASE —CDC working to reduce hardships during emergency curfew Georgetown, Guyana – Saturday, April 11, 2020 The Civil Defence ... Read More

Child abuse perpetrators must be charged within 72 hours

Staff Writer Staff Writer- March 18, 2019

- Greene emphasises to Police, probation officers at stakeholders meeting The Childcare and Protection Agency (CPA) continues to work assiduously ... 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 Writer Staff Writer- 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

Mrs. Nagamootoo joins calls for action against suicide, domestic violence

Mrs. Nagamootoo joins calls for action against suicide, domestic violence

Staff Writer Staff Writer- September 20, 2016

GINA, Guyana, Tuesday, September 20, 2016 Mrs. Sita Nagamootoo, wife of Prime Minister Moses Nagamootoo, has issued a call for ... Read More

Private sector must play a more critical role in climate change mitigation – Minister Harmon at closing of NAMA training

Private sector must play a more critical role in climate change mitigation – Minister Harmon at closing of NAMA training

Staff Writer Staff Writer- September 9, 2016

Georgetown, Guyana – (September 9, 2016) Minister of State, Mr. Joseph Harmon, today, called on the private sector to play ... Read More

Stakeholder participation key to education enhancement- Minister Roopnaraine

Stakeholder participation key to education enhancement- Minister Roopnaraine

Staff Writer Staff Writer- September 1, 2016

GINA, GUYANA, Thursday, September 1, 2016 A strong call to action was today issued to local education stakeholders, to work ... 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.