Tag: NTC conference

‘There is an academic and vocational revolution in the hinterland’

‘There is an academic and vocational revolution in the hinterland’

Synieka Thorne Synieka Thorne- October 7, 2019

– Min. Garrido-Lowe DPI, Guyana, Monday, October 7, 2019 The government has been fostering an academic and vocational revolution in ... Read More

Protection of Indigenous land rights a priority

Protection of Indigenous land rights a priority

Synieka Thorne Synieka Thorne- October 7, 2019

─ Min. Allicock tells NTC DPI, Guyana, Monday, October 7, 2019 Minister of Indigenous Peoples’ Affairs, Hon. Sydney Allicock has ... Read More

Penalties for toshaos who cannot account for village resources – Min. Allicock

Penalties for toshaos who cannot account for village resources – Min. Allicock

Staff Writer Staff Writer- July 16, 2018

─ Recommends toshaos adopt recall of village leaders in revision of Amerindian Act DPI, Guyana, Monday, July 16, 2018 Minister ... Read More

Security, birth registration among concerns raised – NTC Day Three

Security, birth registration among concerns raised – NTC Day Three

Staff Writer Staff Writer- August 24, 2017

DPI, GUYANA, Thursday, August 24, 2017 Ahead of their Ministerial Day at the NTC Conference, ministers from key ministries met ... Read More

NTC Conference very informative – Toshaos

NTC Conference very informative – Toshaos

Staff Writer Staff Writer- August 23, 2017

DPI, GUYANA, Wednesday, August 23, 2017 The National Toshaos Council (NTC) Treasurer, Nicholas Fredericks said under this administration, the body ... Read More

Indigenous Leaders ecstatic about NTC Secretariat

Indigenous Leaders ecstatic about NTC Secretariat

Staff Writer Staff Writer- August 22, 2017

DPI, GUYANA, Tuesday, August 22, 2017 Leaders of the Indigenous communities are ecstatic about the establishment of a National Toshao ... Read More

Govt committed to providing economic empowerment to Indigenous peoples- Minister Garrido-Lowe

Govt committed to providing economic empowerment to Indigenous peoples- Minister Garrido-Lowe

Staff Writer Staff Writer- August 21, 2017

DPI, Guyana, Monday, August 21, 2017 Minister within the Ministry of Indigenous Peoples’ Affairs, Valerie Garrido-Lowe said that the government ... Read More

Minister Allicock to work with toshaos to ensure they abide by the laws

Minister Allicock to work with toshaos to ensure they abide by the laws

Staff Writer Staff Writer- August 22, 2016

GINA, GUYANA, Monday, August 22, 2016 Minister of Indigenous Peoples’ Affairs, Sydney Allicock has promised Indigenous leaders (toshaos) that he ... Read More

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