Tag: Paris Agreement

Participation at COP26 will re-establish Guyana as a leading example for net carbon sink – President Ali

Participation at COP26 will re-establish Guyana as a leading example for net carbon sink – President Ali

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- October 29, 2021

-Says that country will make “realistic and achievable” targets at environment conference His Excellency Dr. Irfaan Ali said that Guyana’s ... Read More

Renewed global effort needed to fight climate change – President Ali

Renewed global effort needed to fight climate change – President Ali

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- September 22, 2021

-Calls on ‘big emitters’ to commit to larger cuts in emission at AOSIS Leaders’ Summit His Excellency Dr. Irfaan Ali today ... Read More

Meeting Paris Agreement targets critical to prevent future water disasters – President Ali

Meeting Paris Agreement targets critical to prevent future water disasters – President Ali

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- June 25, 2021

His Excellency Dr Irfaan Ali said that unless the targets that were set at the Paris Agreement in 2015 are realised, ... Read More

Guyana aims to unlock over $28B for development

Guyana aims to unlock over $28B for development

Isaiah Braithwaite Isaiah Braithwaite- February 12, 2021

- within framework of LCDS - Minister Singh Senior Minister in the Office of the President with responsibility for Finance, ... Read More

Reaffirm common values to address existing global challenges

Reaffirm common values to address existing global challenges

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- February 10, 2021

- President Ali tells World Sustainable Development Summit - says strong leadership, multilateralism needed to fight climate change His Excellency ... Read More

Conservation of forest will not disadvantage indigenous population­- Min. Gaskin assures

Conservation of forest will not disadvantage indigenous population­- Min. Gaskin assures

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- April 5, 2018

DPI, GUYANA, Thursday, April 5, 2018 The indigenous population will not be disadvantaged by the president’s commitment to set aside ... Read More

Guyana recommits to Paris Agreement as US pulls out 

Guyana recommits to Paris Agreement as US pulls out 

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- June 2, 2017

DPI/GINA, GUYANA, Friday, June 2, 2017 Climate change remains a serious matter for the government and Guyana will continue to ... Read More

President reiterates call for increased climate financing, support for small States  -At COP22 in Morocco

President reiterates call for increased climate financing, support for small States -At COP22 in Morocco

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- November 16, 2016

Marrakech, Morocco – (November 16, 2016) President David Granger has supported the call for increased climate financing, particularly for adaptation, ... Read More

Guyana’s attendance of COP22 critical to ‘green’ development agenda  -policy central to long term development

Guyana’s attendance of COP22 critical to ‘green’ development agenda -policy central to long term development

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- November 15, 2016

  (MOTP) Marrakesh, Morocco – (November 15, 2016) President David Granger has described Guyana’s ‘green state’ policy as central to ... Read More

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