Tag: University of Guyana

UG launches master’s degree in strategic development studies

UG launches master’s degree in strategic development studies

Kellon Rover Kellon Rover- March 29, 2022

A master's degree programme in strategic development studies whose curriculum focuses primarily on competence essential for examining policies and practices ... Read More

35 welfare officers certified to provide psychosocial support to students

35 welfare officers certified to provide psychosocial support to students

Staff Writer Staff Writer- 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

New prosecutors’ programme to balance scales of justice

New prosecutors’ programme to balance scales of justice

Chevon Farley Chevon Farley- March 8, 2022

The Ministry of Legal Affairs in collaboration with the University of Guyana (UG) launched a new ‘Certificate in Advocacy and ... Read More

President Ali charges UG graduates to help revolutionise Guyana

President Ali charges UG graduates to help revolutionise Guyana

Staff Writer Staff Writer- February 11, 2022

His Excellency Dr Irfaan Ali charged the new graduates of the University of Guyana to use the knowledge, skills and ... Read More

GPHC rejects Dr. Karen Cummings’ malicious statement

GPHC rejects Dr. Karen Cummings’ malicious statement

Staff Writer Staff Writer- February 8, 2022

The Georgetown Public Hospital Corporation’s (GPHC) management wishes to emphatically reject the unsubstantiated and disparaging remarks made by the former ... Read More

Human Services Minister receives Legislative analysis of 1996 Domestic Violence Act, report on newer forms of violence

Human Services Minister receives Legislative analysis of 1996 Domestic Violence Act, report on newer forms of violence

Staff Writer Staff Writer- January 18, 2022

Minister of Human Services and Social Security, Dr. Vindhya Persaud last Tuesday, received reports of recommendations to update the Domestic ... Read More

Education Ministry aiming for 100% enrollment at the nursery level – Minister Manickchand

Education Ministry aiming for 100% enrollment at the nursery level – Minister Manickchand

Staff Writer Staff Writer- November 17, 2021

Nursery Education in Guyana celebrated 45 years today since its existence in a formal setting. To observe this day, the ... Read More

Local content in oil and gas sector is a top priority of the Government – Acting President

Local content in oil and gas sector is a top priority of the Government – Acting President

Staff Writer Staff Writer- September 23, 2021

-Says structured policy will ensure Guyanese reap the greatest benefits Acting President, Brigadier (Ret’d), the Honourable Mark Phillips today said ... Read More

Ms. Francesca Vieira marks 50 years in the education sector

Ms. Francesca Vieira marks 50 years in the education sector

Staff Writer Staff Writer- September 13, 2021

Ms. Francesca Stephanie Vieira hails from the Moruca Sub-region, Region One, where she attended and obtained her primary and post-primary ... Read More

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