Tag: Venezuelan migrants

White Water, Khan Hill receive chainsaws, other tools for Venezuelan migrants to build shelters

White Water, Khan Hill receive chainsaws, other tools for Venezuelan migrants to build shelters

Godfrey Broomes Godfrey Broomes- October 5, 2021

The Government on Monday delivered two chainsaws to the village of White Water, Region One (Barima-Waini) for the Venezuelan migrants ... Read More

Government restores multi-agency coordinating committee to address influx of Venezuelan migrants

Government restores multi-agency coordinating committee to address influx of Venezuelan migrants

Staff Writer Staff Writer- February 23, 2021

The Multi-Agency Coordinating Committee for Addressing the Influx of Venezuelan Migrants into Guyana, co-chaired by the Honourable Hugh Todd, Minister ... Read More

Special committee to assist remigrants from Venezuela

Isaiah Braithwaite Isaiah Braithwaite- October 14, 2020

His Excellency Dr. Mohamed Irfaan Ali has said a special committee will be established to assist Guyanese remigrants from Venezuela.  ... Read More

Venezuelan migrants breached home quarantine protocols – Min. Lawrence

Venezuelan migrants breached home quarantine protocols – Min. Lawrence

Delicia Haynes Delicia Haynes- April 14, 2020

—Currently housed in institutional quarantine DPI, Guyana, Tuesday, April 14, 2020 Four Venezuelan migrants were detained after they attempted to ... Read More

White Water Health Post in place

White Water Health Post in place

Delicia Haynes Delicia Haynes- September 3, 2019

– Protecting community from health risks posed by Venezuelan migrants DPI, Guyana, Tuesday, September 3, 2019 The immunisation of Venezuelan ... Read More

Teachers to be trained in English as a second language

Staff Writer Staff Writer- August 20, 2019

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

Monitoring Venezuelan migrants to be digitised

Monitoring Venezuelan migrants to be digitised

Staff Writer Staff Writer- April 17, 2019

─ equipment awaiting customs clearance DPI, Guyana, Wednesday, April 17, 2019 Authorities will soon be more equipped to monitor Venezuelan ... Read More

Relief exercise continues for Venezuelan migrants

Relief exercise continues for Venezuelan migrants

Staff Writer Staff Writer- April 3, 2019

─ CDC delivers more aid to migrants in Reg. 1 DPI, Guyana, Wednesday, April 3, 2019 Scores of Venezuelan migrant ... Read More

Options being explored to find housing for Venezuelan migrants

Staff Writer Staff Writer- 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

CDC, IOM render support to migrants in Georgetown

CDC, IOM render support to migrants in Georgetown

Staff Writer Staff Writer- March 22, 2019

─ providing 24-hour support to migrants at GPF headquarters DPI, Guyana, Friday, March 22, 2019 The Civil Defence Commission (CDC) ... Read More

Venezuelan migrants from Region One accommodated at Eve Leary

Staff Writer Staff Writer- March 20, 2019

-additional measures being organised Georgetown, Guyana – (March 20, 2019) Minister of Citizenship, Mr. Winston Felix has confirmed that a ... Read More

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