Tag: UNICEF

Guyana optimistic about procuring Paxlovid for COVID-19 patients – Dr Anthony

Guyana optimistic about procuring Paxlovid for COVID-19 patients – Dr Anthony

- November 29, 2022

Health Minister, Dr Frank Anthony said on Tuesday that Guyana remains optimistic about procuring the Paxlovid medication for COVID-19 patients. ... Read More

$161 million Early Childhood Centre of Excellence commissioned

$161 million Early Childhood Centre of Excellence commissioned

- November 29, 2022

Early childhood education is on the trajectory to be transformed with the commissioning of the Early Childhood Centre of Excellence ... Read More

CAD $2.9M project launched to support mental health in Guyana

CAD $2.9M project launched to support mental health in Guyana

- November 16, 2022

The Guyana Mental Health and Well-Being (GWB) conference, continued Tuesday afternoon at the Arthur Chung Conference Centre, Liliendaal, with the ... Read More

Gov’t continues to prioritise mental health in Guyana

Gov’t continues to prioritise mental health in Guyana

- November 15, 2022

- Mental Health and Well-Being conference begins - University students laud gov’t approach to mental health Mental Health continues to ... Read More

Gov’t formulating five-year mental health awareness plan − Dr Anthony

Gov’t formulating five-year mental health awareness plan − Dr Anthony

- October 11, 2022

- Mental health awareness activities launched As part of a collaborative effort to raise awareness of mental health issues and ... Read More

Supplies handed over to promote healthy learning environment

Supplies handed over to promote healthy learning environment

- October 11, 2022

- will encourage establishment of health clubs in schools In an effort to promote safe and healthy learning environments in ... Read More

Ministry of Health, UNICEF, CDC collaborate for WASH Emergency Training

Ministry of Health, UNICEF, CDC collaborate for WASH Emergency Training

- June 15, 2022

- 2-day workshop to focus on a range of facets The Ministry of Health, in conjunction with UNICEF and the ... Read More

UNICEF reps pays courtesy call on Prime Minister Phillips

UNICEF reps pays courtesy call on Prime Minister Phillips

- March 28, 2022

Prime Minister, Brigadier (Ret'd) Mark Phillips on Monday received a courtesy call from several representatives of United Nations Children's Fund ... Read More

35 welfare officers certified to provide psychosocial support to students

35 welfare officers certified to provide psychosocial support to students

- March 17, 2022

Some 35 Schools Welfare Officers are now certified to provide psychosocial support to children in schools. During a small ceremony ... Read More

Community Service Officers to be Trained in Water System Management

Community Service Officers to be Trained in Water System Management

- March 2, 2022

A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) was on Wednesday, March 2, signed between the Ministries of Housing and Water and Amerindian ... Read More

COVID-19 Alert!

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