Tag: Norway

Guyana likely to get flood support under EU Civil Protection Mechanism

Guyana likely to get flood support under EU Civil Protection Mechanism

Staff Writer Staff Writer- June 11, 2021

Guyana is likely to receive emergency support from the European Union (EU) under its Civil Protection Mechanism which aims to improve prevention, preparedness ... Read More

Guyana re-establishes leadership on the environment

Guyana re-establishes leadership on the environment

Staff Writer Staff Writer- May 19, 2021

– APNU+AFC continues their misinformation and lies The APNU+AFC Coalition continues to demonstrate that they have no regard for the ... Read More

Updated Low Carbon Development Strategy for National Consultation from July

Updated Low Carbon Development Strategy for National Consultation from July

Staff Writer Staff Writer- April 30, 2021

- President Ali and Vice President Jagdeo Engage with Global Leaders On Friday 22nd April, President Irfaan Ali met virtually ... Read More

Govt exploring money-making avenues through sale of carbon credits -President Ali

Govt exploring money-making avenues through sale of carbon credits -President Ali

Kemol King Kemol King- April 28, 2021

Recognising that there is wealth to be gleaned from the stewardship of Guyana’s forests, the Government is exploring multiple avenues ... Read More

President makes key appointments to advisory panel on Local Content

President makes key appointments to advisory panel on Local Content

Staff Writer Staff Writer- August 27, 2020

His Excellency, Dr. Mohamed Irfaan Ali, President of the Cooperative Republic of Guyana, today, announced key appointments to Guyana’s Local ... Read More

Ministry of Natural Resources release on Guyana – Norway Agreement

Staff Writer Staff Writer- December 27, 2019

MINISTRY OF NATURAL RESOURCES Fact Sheet on Guyana’s Forest GUYANA NORWAY BILATERAL COOPERATION AND FOREST MANAGEMENT IN GUYANA 24th December, ... Read More

The Cooperative Republic of Guyana and The Kingdom of Norway meet on successful outcomes and final payments to the GRIF

The Cooperative Republic of Guyana and The Kingdom of Norway meet on successful outcomes and final payments to the GRIF

Staff Writer Staff Writer- September 25, 2019

Minister of State, Mrs. Dawn Hastings-Williams and Norway’s Minister for Climate and Environment, Mr. Ola Elvestuen, yesterday, met on the ... Read More

$205M in solar systems contracts

$205M in solar systems contracts

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- September 7, 2019

DPI, Guyana, Friday, September 6, 2019 In keeping with the government’s Green State Development Strategy (GSDS) Vision 2040, the Cabinet ... Read More

Natural Resources, Finance Ministries to address GFC financial issues

Natural Resources, Finance Ministries to address GFC financial issues

Isaiah Braithwaite Isaiah Braithwaite- August 7, 2019

DPI, Guyana, Wednesday, August 7, 2019 It was brought to the attention of the Cabinet that the Guyana Forestry Commission ... Read More

Norway approves $16BILLION for development of solar farms

Norway approves $16BILLION for development of solar farms

Staff Writer Staff Writer- June 6, 2019

─ transferral of funds authorised by Norway’s Climate Mitigating Ministry ─ money was set aside for now-cancelled Amaila Falls project ... Read More

Three new ambassadors, two high commissioners accredited

Three new ambassadors, two high commissioners accredited

Staff Writer Staff Writer- October 10, 2018

− Norway’s ambassador congratulates Guyana on oil discoveries offshore, notes transformative nature of petroleum − Pres. Granger reaffirms Guyana’s commitment ... Read More

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