Tag: women

Programmes in budget 2023 prioritise the most vulnerable – Human services minister

Programmes in budget 2023 prioritise the most vulnerable – Human services minister

- January 25, 2023

- work on National Gender Policy to be completed this year The work that will follow the approval of the ... Read More

$100M to construct day and night care centres

$100M to construct day and night care centres

- January 17, 2023

Senior Finance Minister, Dr Ashni Singh on Monday announced that some $100 million will be allocated for the construction of ... Read More

Govt’s part-time jobs addressing labour shortages – VP Jagdeo

Govt’s part-time jobs addressing labour shortages – VP Jagdeo

- January 6, 2023

– 10,000 women currently employed through the initiative Vice President, Dr Bharrat Jagdeo said the government’s part-time jobs programme is ... Read More

Project launched to protect women, girls and Indigenous persons in Guyana

Project launched to protect women, girls and Indigenous persons in Guyana

- September 20, 2022

The Justice Education Society in collaboration with the Canadian government and the Home Affairs Ministry today launched their ‘Strengthening Justice ... Read More

10,000 women apply for WIIN

10,000 women apply for WIIN

- June 22, 2022

- Phase 2 to be launched soon The Women’s Innovation and Investment Network (WIIN) programme registration numbers continue to soar ... Read More

Women capitalising on WIIN free training – over 6,000 apply

Women capitalising on WIIN free training – over 6,000 apply

- June 12, 2022

Women across Guyana are taking advantage of the Ministry of Human Services and Social Security’s – Women Innovation and Investment ... Read More

GOAL scholarship extended to women in Maritime for years of service

GOAL scholarship extended to women in Maritime for years of service

- May 19, 2022

Thirty-five women in the Maritime Administration Department (MARAD) and the Transport and Harbours Department who were celebrated for their 25 ... Read More

Over 500 women-headed businesses registered on WIIN app

Over 500 women-headed businesses registered on WIIN app

- February 28, 2022

Some 525 businesswomen countrywide are now advertising their businesses on the Human Services Ministry, Women’s Innovation and Investment Network (WIIN) ... Read More

Budget 2022: Amplified training programmes to upskill women

Budget 2022: Amplified training programmes to upskill women

- January 27, 2022

Government is set to improve and implement new training programmes to empower and upskill women nationwide. The 2022 budget which ... Read More

Over 4000 women to benefit from US$1.2 M empowerment fund

Over 4000 women to benefit from US$1.2 M empowerment fund

- December 14, 2021

Government, through the Ministry of Human Services and Social Security’s Empowerment Fund, is investing US$ 1.2 million to help some ... Read More

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