Tag: SDGs

Five-year strategic plan seeks to strengthen available mechanisms to foster gender equality

Five-year strategic plan seeks to strengthen available mechanisms to foster gender equality

Stacy Carmichael Stacy Carmichael- April 19, 2022

The Women and Gender Equality Commission (W&GEC) has outlined a five-year (2021-2026) strategic plan which outlines a comprehensive process through ... Read More

Basic Needs Trust Fund pursuing Sustainable Development Goals

Basic Needs Trust Fund pursuing Sustainable Development Goals

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- 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 Reporter Staff Reporter- 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 Reporter Staff Reporter- 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 Reporter Staff Reporter- 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 Reporter Staff Reporter- 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 Reporter Staff Reporter- 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 Reporter Staff Reporter- 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 Reporter Staff Reporter- 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 Reporter Staff Reporter- 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

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