Tag: YEST

96 Complete Entrepreneurial Skills Programme

96 Complete Entrepreneurial Skills Programme

- August 27, 2019

—Students exposed to 6 weeks work attachment DPI, Guyana, Tuesday, August 27, 2019 Ninety-six young people have completed a six-month ... Read More

Vryman’s Erven graduates 74, entrepreneurial development encouraged

Vryman’s Erven graduates 74, entrepreneurial development encouraged

- April 20, 2018

DPI, GUYANA, Friday, April 20, 2018 The call for entrepreneurship was once again the charge given by Minister of Social ... Read More

Government to establish Guyana Youth Service  -to consolidate youth programmes, organisations

Government to establish Guyana Youth Service -to consolidate youth programmes, organisations

- February 7, 2018

Georgetown, Guyana – (February 7, 2018) President David Granger, today, convened a ministerial meeting to discuss the establishment of the Guyana ... Read More

President pledges continuous engagement with young people  -at first youth luncheon 

President pledges continuous engagement with young people -at first youth luncheon 

- January 24, 2018

Georgetown, Guyana – (January 24, 2018) President David Granger has reminded young people of their crucial role in nation-building and urged ... Read More

Youth Innovation launched – to foster innovative minds

Youth Innovation launched – to foster innovative minds

- May 22, 2017

GUYANA, GINA, Monday, May 22, 2017 The Youth Innovation Project of Guyana’ (YIPoG) will afford youths the opportunity to solve ... Read More

Sports and Youth Officials engage Region 9 youths on offerings of the Dept.

Sports and Youth Officials engage Region 9 youths on offerings of the Dept.

- May 8, 2017

(Georgetown, May 8, 2017) - Youths of the St. Ignatius Secondary, Annai Secondary and the Bina Hill Institute are now ... Read More

Gov’t to heighten efforts to train youths in entrepreneurship

Gov’t to heighten efforts to train youths in entrepreneurship

- December 19, 2016

GINA, GUYANA, Monday, December 19, 2016 Several programmes and initiatives in 2017 will see youth development being advanced, one of ... Read More

Ministers Henry, Allicock defend Government’s 2017 youth investments – in face of attacks from Opposition MPs

Ministers Henry, Allicock defend Government’s 2017 youth investments – in face of attacks from Opposition MPs

- December 8, 2016

GINA, GUYANA, Thursday, December 08, 2016 Minister within the Ministry of Education, Nicolette Henry, with responsibility for Culture, Youth and ... Read More

More empowerment training for youth in 2017

More empowerment training for youth in 2017

- November 30, 2016

GINA, GUYANA, Wednesday, November 30, 2016 The Government of Guyana will continue with a variety of programmes to target youth ... Read More

85 successfully complete YEST programme at STC

85 successfully complete YEST programme at STC

- November 25, 2016

GINA, GUYANA, Friday, November 25, 2016 The Sophia Training Centre’s (STC) twenty-ninth Youth Entrepreneurial Skills Training (YEST) programme began on ... Read More

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