Tag: UNESCO

Commonwealth learning specialist pays a courtesy call on the Minister of Education

Commonwealth learning specialist pays a courtesy call on the Minister of Education

Staff Writer Staff Writer- October 29, 2019

(29th October 2019) - Minister of Education Dr. the Hon. Nicolette Henry was today paid a courtesy call from Dr ... Read More

National Cultural Policy Consultations moving apace, Second Phase set to begin October 15

Staff Writer Staff Writer- October 13, 2019

The Government of Guyana through the Department of Culture will be furthering its commitments to implement a national cultural policy ... Read More

Indigenous voices matter

Indigenous voices matter

Nateshia Isaacs Nateshia Isaacs- September 5, 2019

̶  Climate Resilience workshop seeks solutions from Indigenous Peoples ̶ Climate Studies to be integrated into new school curriculum DPI, ... Read More

Guyana hosts Regional Consultation on developing Standards for the Teaching Profession

Staff Writer Staff Writer- July 17, 2019

(July 17, 2019) – The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) in collaboration with the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) ... Read More

WORLD AIDS DAY MESSAGE 2018

WORLD AIDS DAY MESSAGE 2018

Staff Writer Staff Writer- December 1, 2018

Michel Sidibé Executive Director of UNAIDS Under-Secretary-General of the United Nations This year marks the 30th anniversary of the first ... Read More

Region 10 youth address issues that influence development  -National Youth Week Youth Forum hosted in Linden

Region 10 youth address issues that influence development -National Youth Week Youth Forum hosted in Linden

Staff Writer Staff Writer- May 21, 2018

DPI, GUYANA, Monday, May 21, 2018 Day Two of the National Youth Week saw Linden youths addressing social, health, economic and ... Read More

White paper for indigenous languages being laid – Guyana prepares to celebrate int’l year of indigenous languages 2019

White paper for indigenous languages being laid – Guyana prepares to celebrate int’l year of indigenous languages 2019

Staff Writer Staff Writer- May 3, 2018

DPI, GUYANA, Thursday, May 3, 2018 The government is in the process of laying out a “white paper” to facilitate ... 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

First Lady attends UG’s observance of International Mother Language Day

First Lady attends UG’s observance of International Mother Language Day

Staff Writer Staff Writer- February 22, 2018

Georgetown, Guyana (February 22, 2018) First Lady, Mrs. Sandra Granger, last evening, attended a lecture at the University of Guyana (UG) ... Read More

Education Ministry gets video conferencing equipment

Education Ministry gets video conferencing equipment

Staff Writer Staff Writer- February 9, 2018

DPI, GUYANA, Friday, February 9, 2018 The National Accreditation Council (NAC) of the Ministry of Education (MOE) on Thursday was ... Read More

COVID-19 Alert!

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