Tag: Rupununi

Region Nine records its first COVID-19 case

Delicia Haynes Delicia Haynes- May 11, 2020

− residents urged to remain vigilant an adhere to public health advisories DPI, Guyana, Monday, May 11, 2020 The Upper ... Read More

Aishalton Women’s Group making significant strides

Staff Writer Staff Writer- November 13, 2019

Press Release The Aishalton Women’s Association in Deep South, Rupununi, Region 9 continues to positively impact not only residents in ... Read More

Min. Ferguson imparting civic knowledge to the people

Min. Ferguson imparting civic knowledge to the people

Nikosi Bruce Nikosi Bruce- October 1, 2019

DPI, Guyana, Tuesday, October 1, 2019 Despite intense rainfall, Minister within the Ministry of Communities, with responsibility for Housing, Hon. ... Read More

Ministerial team to engage Rupununi residents

Alexis Rodney Alexis Rodney- September 27, 2019

DPI, Guyana, Friday, September 27, 2019 Ministers of Government are currently in Region Nine Upper Takatu-Upper Essequibo to carry out ... Read More

FCPF Project well underway

FCPF Project well underway

Felecia Valenzuela Felecia Valenzuela- August 9, 2019

─ govt reiterates call for better protection of Guyana’s forest ─ it remains a jewel in Guyana’s crown - Min. ... Read More

Indigenous communities pleased with REDD+ consultations

Indigenous communities pleased with REDD+ consultations

Felecia Valenzuela Felecia Valenzuela- August 8, 2019

— the project unit continues its 21-month consultancy — aimed at boosting the capacities of indigenous groups and communities DPI, ... Read More

Capital works to boost Surama tourism sector

Capital works to boost Surama tourism sector

Staff Writer Staff Writer- May 13, 2019

─ to mostly benefit tourism project ─ Ministry of Indigenous Peoples’ Affairs allocated $4M to support village projects DPI, Guyana, ... Read More

Rupununi entrepreneurs get $6M in stimulus grants

Rupununi entrepreneurs get $6M in stimulus grants

Staff Writer Staff Writer- April 15, 2019

DPI, Guyana, Monday, April 15, 2019 A total of 119 young people in the North and Central Rupununi, Upper Takutu-Upper ... 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.