Tag: Volunteer Emergency Response Team

Press Release – CDC volunteers strengthen National COVID-19 response

Press Release – CDC volunteers strengthen National COVID-19 response

Staff Writer Staff Writer- October 27, 2020

Participants of the Civil Defence Commission’s Volunteer Emergency Response Team (CDC VERT) have been integral in the response to the ... Read More

VERT completes jungle survival training

VERT completes jungle survival training

Anara Khan Anara Khan- October 15, 2019

DPI, Guyana, Tuesday, October 15, 2019 Members of the Civil Defence Commission’s (CDC) Volunteer Emergency Response Team (VERT) are taking ... Read More

Volunteer Emergency Response Team wraps up training with assessment

Volunteer Emergency Response Team wraps up training with assessment

Staff Writer Staff Writer- April 15, 2019

─ Community-Based Disaster Risk Management described as key to alleviating effects of possible disasters in Guyana ─ VERT exposed to ... 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.