UK High Commissioner pays Minister Vindhya Persaud a courtesy call

British High Commissioner to Guyana, His Excellency Greg Quinn, recently paid a courtesy call on Minister of Human Services and Social Security, Hon. Dr. Vindhya Persaud at her Lamaha Street office.

During the visit, the two parties discussed the United Kingdom’s support and collaboration in addressing key areas including mental health; suicide, domestic violence and child abuse.

The discussion also centred on technical assistance and training support for various programmes especially with the new norms that accompany COVID 19 prevention.

H.E Quinn was accompanied by Deputy High Commissioner, Ray Davidson.


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