Tag: Secretary General

MoSP tackling domestic abuse during COVID-19 pandemic

Ayana George Ayana George- April 7, 2020

DPI, Guyana, Tuesday, April 7, 2020 A helpline and safe space have been set up for victims of domestic violence ... Read More

UN to establish COVID-19 Response and Recovery trust fund

UN to establish COVID-19 Response and Recovery trust fund

Synieka Thorne Synieka Thorne- April 2, 2020

—to aid low- and middle-income countries —world leaders urged to collaborate to address the socio-economic devastation caused by COVID-19 DPI, ... Read More

Education, Human Resource Development to highlight 38th COHSOD

Education, Human Resource Development to highlight 38th COHSOD

Alexis Rodney Alexis Rodney- October 23, 2019

─ CARICOM Education Ministers to take action on the HRD 2030 Strategy DPI, Guyana, Wednesday, October 23, 2019 The fundamental ... Read More

Progress made on CSME, but implementation plan needs to be accelerated – CARICOM SG

Progress made on CSME, but implementation plan needs to be accelerated – CARICOM SG

Felecia Valenzuela Felecia Valenzuela- July 3, 2019

─ 40th Regular Meeting of CARICOM Heads begins in Saint Lucia DPI, Guyana, Wednesday, July 3, 2019 More rapid implementation ... Read More

CARICOM congratulates Guyana on 53rd Independence Anniversary

Staff Writer Staff Writer- May 24, 2019

DPI, Guyana, Friday, May 24, 2019 CARICOM has praised Guyana’s significant contribution to the fight against climate change as the ... Read More

First Lady receives courtesy call from UNFPA Liaison Officer

First Lady receives courtesy call from UNFPA Liaison Officer

Staff Writer Staff Writer- March 8, 2018

Georgetown, Guyana – (March 8, 2018) First Lady, Mrs. Sandra Granger, today, received a courtesy call from the United Nations Population ... Read More

Venezuela’s claim is a legal matter – Ambassador Cedric Joseph

Venezuela’s claim is a legal matter – Ambassador Cedric Joseph

Staff Writer Staff Writer- February 2, 2018

DPI, GUYANA, Friday, February 2, 2018 Ambassador Cedric Joseph said Venezuela has to advance legal arguments to establish a case ... Read More

CARICOM’s SG lauds PAHO head for sterling service

CARICOM’s SG lauds PAHO head for sterling service

Staff Writer Staff Writer- February 2, 2018

DPI, GUYANA, Friday, February 02, 2018 Secretary-General (SG) of the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) Ambassador Irwin LaRocque has praised Director of ... Read More

UN’s decision to send border controversy to ICJ – a promise kept by Coalition Govt

UN’s decision to send border controversy to ICJ – a promise kept by Coalition Govt

Staff Writer Staff Writer- January 30, 2018

DPI, Guyana, Tuesday, January 30, 2018 The announcement by the Secretary-General (SG) of the United Nations (UN) earlier today that ... Read More

President welcomes UN’s referral of Guyana-Venezuela border controversy to ICJ

President welcomes UN’s referral of Guyana-Venezuela border controversy to ICJ

Staff Writer Staff Writer- January 30, 2018

Georgetown, Guyana – (January 30, 2018) The Government of the Cooperative Republic of Guyana has welcomed the decision of the Secretary General ... Read More

PRESS STATEMENT BY MINISTRY OF FOREIGN AFFAIRS  ON DECISION BY UNITED NATIONS SECRETARY GENERAL  ON BORDER CONTROVERSY BETWEEN GUYANA AND VENEZUELA

PRESS STATEMENT BY MINISTRY OF FOREIGN AFFAIRS ON DECISION BY UNITED NATIONS SECRETARY GENERAL ON BORDER CONTROVERSY BETWEEN GUYANA AND VENEZUELA

Staff Writer Staff Writer- January 30, 2018

Guyana welcomes the decision of the Secretary-General of the United Nations to refer the controversy between Guyana and Venezuela to ... Read More

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