Tag: Sexual offences

Message by Hon. Dr. Vindyha Persaud, Minister of Human Services & Social Security on the occasion of World Social Work Day 2021

Message by Hon. Dr. Vindyha Persaud, Minister of Human Services & Social Security on the occasion of World Social Work Day 2021

- March 16, 2021

On the occasion of World Social Work Day 2021, being observed under the theme “Ubuntu: I Am Because We Are ... Read More

$17.4 M Sexual Offences Court opens in Essequibo

$17.4 M Sexual Offences Court opens in Essequibo

- September 16, 2019

 DPI, Guyana, Monday, September 16, 2019  The Supreme Court of the Judicature was today given another “thumbs up” for progressively ... Read More

UNICEF lauds Guyana’s approach to sexual offence

UNICEF lauds Guyana’s approach to sexual offence

- June 22, 2018

DPI, Guyana, Friday, June 22, 2018 The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) country representative, Sylvie Fouet has given kudos to ... Read More

Social Protection Ministry takes “no-nonsense” approach to sexual and domestic Violence

Social Protection Ministry takes “no-nonsense” approach to sexual and domestic Violence

- November 29, 2017

DPI, Guyana, Wednesday, November 29, 2017 Raising awareness on the effects of sexual offences, gender-based violence and domestic violence is ... 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.