Tag: United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR)

Guyana benefits from UNHCR pre-manufactured housing units

- July 15, 2020

—to boost COVID-19 quarantine and isolation capacity across administrative regions. Georgetown, Guyana – (July 15, 2020): Guyana is one of ... Read More

Teachers to be trained in English as a second language

- August 20, 2019

-to cater to Venezuelan migrant children Georgetown, Guyana - (August 20, 2019) Nineteen teachers will soon commence training, which will ... Read More

Options being explored to find housing for Venezuelan migrants

- March 25, 2019

Georgetown, Guyana – (March 25, 2019) Following the arrival of 140 Venezuelan migrants in Georgetown last Wednesday, the Department of Citizenship ... Read More

Immigration department to strengthen operations at Parika

- October 22, 2018

Ministry of Citizenship, Press Release - Georgetown, Guyana – (October 22, 2018) The Ministry of Citizenship is concerned about the number ... 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.