Tag: Sustainable Development Goals

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

Public Service to see ‘transformational development’ – Dr. Westford

Public Service to see ‘transformational development’ – Dr. Westford

Shaquawn Gill Shaquawn Gill- March 22, 2022

As the Ministry of Public Service continues to effectively train public servants, a massive virtual capacity development workshop on the ... Read More

Fourteen thousand residents now accessing treated water

Fourteen thousand residents now accessing treated water

Kemol King Kemol King- December 11, 2021

−President Ali commissions Sheet Anchor Water Treatment Plant His Excellency, Dr. Mohamed Irfaan Ali commissioned a water treatment plant at ... Read More

Gov’t under no illusion about challenges to sustainable development-Finance Minister

Gov’t under no illusion about challenges to sustainable development-Finance Minister

Kemol King Kemol King- December 10, 2021

Senior Minister in the Office of the President with responsibility for Finance, Dr. Ashni Singh, said that the development agenda ... Read More

Guyana’s commitment to net zero emissions demonstrated by national energy plan – Minister Bharrat

Mikaila Prince Mikaila Prince- September 22, 2021

Guyana’s energy mix of natural gas, hydropower, solar and wind is a clear demonstration of the South American country’s commitment ... Read More

Urbanisation must be linked to SDGs – President Ali

Urbanisation must be linked to SDGs – President Ali

Mikaila Prince Mikaila Prince- June 16, 2021

─ at 10th Caribbean Urban Forum His Excellency, Dr. Mohamed Irfaan Ali says plans for urbanisation must be linked to ... Read More

Intervention of His Excellency Dr Mohamed Irfaan Ali, President of the Co-operative Republic of Guyana, to the High-level Roundtable on the Extractive Sectors

Intervention of His Excellency Dr Mohamed Irfaan Ali, President of the Co-operative Republic of Guyana, to the High-level Roundtable on the Extractive Sectors

Staff Writer Staff Writer- May 25, 2021

Extractive Industries and Sustainable Development I welcome this Global Roundtable on the Extractive Industries, which emphasises the urgent need to ... Read More

Inaugural Meeting of the CARICOM-Canada Foreign Ministers’ Group

Inaugural Meeting of the CARICOM-Canada Foreign Ministers’ Group

Staff Writer Staff Writer- February 19, 2021

-Intervention for Minister Hugh Todd, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, Guyana -Session 2 – Economic Recovery and Inclusive ... Read More

Govt partners with Serbia to create geographical database

Govt partners with Serbia to create geographical database

Staff Writer Staff Writer- December 18, 2019

―Geospatial Policy will help Guyana achieve SDGs & GSDS ―All sectors will benefit from database DPI, Guyana, Wednesday, December 18, ... Read More

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