Tag: OCC

OCC re-launches National Climate Change Committee

OCC re-launches National Climate Change Committee

Staff Writer Staff Writer- August 16, 2018

Georgetown, Guyana — (August 16, 2018) The Office of Climate Change, in collaboration with the United Nations Food and Agriculture ... Read More

Climate Change Office advancing resiliency efforts – Head of OCC

Climate Change Office advancing resiliency efforts – Head of OCC

Staff Writer Staff Writer- August 3, 2018

─ in keeping with Paris Agreement ─ Head, OCC appears before Parliamentary Sectoral Committee ─ Highlights successful projects with support ... Read More

Guyana stands to benefit $4BILLION under regional Enhancing Direct Access project

Guyana stands to benefit $4BILLION under regional Enhancing Direct Access project

Staff Writer Staff Writer- August 2, 2018

─ Fact-finding mission being conducted in Guyana to prepare regional climate change project ─ Representatives of the Caribbean Community Climate ... Read More

Office of Climate Change planning aggressive public awareness campaign

Office of Climate Change planning aggressive public awareness campaign

Staff Writer Staff Writer- July 26, 2018

DPI Guyana, Thursday, July 26, 2018 The Office of Climate of Change (OCC) is planning a series of events aimed ... Read More

Changing climate requires robust agriculture sector

Changing climate requires robust agriculture sector

Staff Writer Staff Writer- June 19, 2018

DPI, Guyana, Tuesday, June 19, 2018 The Office of Climate Change (OCC) is working with the United Nations Food and ... Read More

Green towns focus of Climate Change Office

Green towns focus of Climate Change Office

Staff Writer Staff Writer- June 18, 2018

DPI, GUYANA, Monday, June 18, 2018 With Guyana’s push towards a ‘green state’ the Office of Climate Change (OCC) is ... Read More

Students benefitting from Climate Change Awareness sessions

Students benefitting from Climate Change Awareness sessions

Staff Writer Staff Writer- June 18, 2018

- Initiative aims to help students understand implications of climate change - OCC collaborating with Caribbean Youth Environment Network DPI, ... Read More

Project to address water scarcity in Region Nine advances – OCC Head

Project to address water scarcity in Region Nine advances – OCC Head

Staff Writer Staff Writer- June 7, 2018

DPI, GUYANA, Thursday, June 7, 2018 A Project funded under the Japan-Caribbean Climate Change Programme (JCCP) to address the water ... Read More

OCC working on standardising national greenhouse gas reporting- Country should no longer have to recruit experts – Head OCC

OCC working on standardising national greenhouse gas reporting- Country should no longer have to recruit experts – Head OCC

Staff Writer Staff Writer- June 2, 2018

Capacity building part of UNFCCC requirement DPI, GUYANA, Saturday, June 2, 2018 Head, Office of Climate Change (OCC), Janelle Christian ... Read More

OCC, UN Environment, complete Technology Action Plan to help in climate change fight

OCC, UN Environment, complete Technology Action Plan to help in climate change fight

Staff Writer Staff Writer- June 2, 2018

DPI, GUYANA, Saturday, June 2, 2018 The Office of Climate Change (OCC) has completed a Technology Action Plan which prioritises ... Read More

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