Tag: SDGs

Basic Needs Trust Fund pursuing Sustainable Development Goals

Basic Needs Trust Fund pursuing Sustainable Development Goals

Staff Writer Staff Writer- April 8, 2019

DPI, Guyana, Monday, April 8, 2019 The Caribbean Development Bank’s (CDB) Basic Needs Trust Fund (BNTF) is vigorously pursuing the ... Read More

Guyana tests readiness for Voluntary National Review

Guyana tests readiness for Voluntary National Review

Staff Writer Staff Writer- March 18, 2019

DPI, Guyana, Monday, March 18, 2019 As Guyana prepares to undertake a Voluntary National Review (VNR) later this year, the ... Read More

148 communities complete Phase 2 of Amerindian Development Fund initiative

148 communities complete Phase 2 of Amerindian Development Fund initiative

Staff Writer Staff Writer- March 14, 2019

DPI, Guyana, Thursday, March 14, 2019 One hundred and forty-eight (148) hinterland communities across the country successfully completed Phase Two ... Read More

Minister and PMG represented Guyana at UPU Extraordinary Congress in Ethiopia

Minister and PMG represented Guyana at UPU Extraordinary Congress in Ethiopia

Staff Writer Staff Writer- September 8, 2018

─ The theme of the Congress: Gearing up the postal sector to drive socio-economic development DPI, Guyana, Saturday, September 8, ... Read More

President calls for emphasis on priorities of National Health Strategy

President calls for emphasis on priorities of National Health Strategy

Staff Writer Staff Writer- May 30, 2018

- to achieve objectives of SDG Goal 3 -  stresses need for preventative care in reducing health care costs -  ... Read More

Government of Guyana affirms its commitment to working together to implement the Roadmap for the 8th World Water Forum.

Government of Guyana affirms its commitment to working together to implement the Roadmap for the 8th World Water Forum.

Staff Writer Staff Writer- March 20, 2018

(Georgetown, Guyana)-Minister of Natural Resources, Hon. Raphael G.C Trotman on March 19, 2018, delivered a Statement on behalf of the ... Read More

DOE hosts workshop aimed at incorporating SDGs into GSDS

DOE hosts workshop aimed at incorporating SDGs into GSDS

Staff Writer Staff Writer- March 15, 2018

DPI, GUYANA, Thursday, March 15, 2018 The Department of Environment (DOE) is being assisted by the United Nations Development Programme ... Read More

Multi-stakeholder Expert Group will move ‘green’ agenda from imagination to reality  -President Granger

Multi-stakeholder Expert Group will move ‘green’ agenda from imagination to reality -President Granger

Staff Writer Staff Writer- November 23, 2017

Georgetown, Guyana – (November 23, 2017) President David Granger, yesterday, said that the Green State Development Strategy (GSDS) Multi-Stakeholder Expert Group ... Read More

President Trump’s call for UN reforms might find favour among CARICOM Heads

President Trump’s call for UN reforms might find favour among CARICOM Heads

Staff Writer Staff Writer- September 18, 2017

Georgetown, Guyana – (September 18, 2017) President David Granger said that while Heads of the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) will have to ... Read More

Japan-Caribbean Climate Change Partnership launched  -Bartica to benefit from installation of Solar Photovoltaic system

Japan-Caribbean Climate Change Partnership launched -Bartica to benefit from installation of Solar Photovoltaic system

Staff Writer Staff Writer- July 17, 2017

Georgetown, Guyana – (July 17, 2017) The Ministry of the Presidency (MotP), through the Office of Climate Change, in collaboration with ... Read More

A more sustainable School Feeding Programme plugged for Guyana

A more sustainable School Feeding Programme plugged for Guyana

Staff Writer Staff Writer- June 14, 2017

DPI/GINA, GUYANA, Wednesday, June 14, 2017 Development partner agency the UN Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) has engaged government officials ... Read More

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