Month: <span>April 2017</span>
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STEM Guyana team ready to participate in inaugural Robotic Olympics in the USA

  • Posted: April 28, 2017
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Georgetown, Guyana – (April 28, 2017) First Lady, Mrs. Sandra Granger, today, met with the group of young Guyanese at the Cliff Anderson Sports Hall, who are currently fine-tuning their robotic project in preparation for the inaugural Robot Olympics in Washington DC, USA in July. Minister of Public Telecommunications, Ms. Catherine Hughes, Director of the …

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Minister Norton urges stakeholders to capitalise on opportunity to learn – at 30th Diversity Education and Inclusion Workshop

  • Posted: April 28, 2017
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Georgetown, Guyana – (April 28, 2017) Minister of Social Cohesion, Dr. George Norton, today, charged community workers who participated in the 30th Diversity Education and Inclusion Regional Training Workshop to be bold and active participants in the sessions and to learn the skills that will help them to foster a unified nation. The Minister made …

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Forty-four complete Self Reliance and Success in Business workshop

  • Posted: April 28, 2017
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Georgetown, Guyana – (April 28, 2017) First Lady, Mrs. Sandra Granger, today, attended the closing ceremony of the Self-Reliance and Success in Business workshop in Mahaica-Berbice (Region Five) at the Regional Board Room, Fort Wellington, Berbice. The First Lady, in her remarks praised the participants for committing to successfully completing the training and believing in …

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Your performance will be measured on investments you bring to Guyana -President tells staff at Guyana’s foreign mission in London

  • Posted: April 27, 2017
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London, United Kingdom – (April 27, 2017) President David Granger said that Guyana’s foreign missions must focus on propelling economic activity and investments; noting that staff who are deployed at those offices must be passionate about selling Guyana. “We have to start judging our performance on the basis of bankable returns, such as how many …

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First Lady visits Step by Step school for first-hand look at operations

  • Posted: April 27, 2017
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Georgetown, Guyana – (April 27, 2017) First Lady, Mrs. Sandra Granger, today, paid a visit to the Step by Step Foundation’s school for children with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) located on the East Bank Public Road, Bagotstown, to get a personal look at its operations. Eighteen children from ages three to fourteen are enrolled in …

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First Lady, Gilead Sciences meet to advance programmes that benefit women and children

  • Posted: April 27, 2017
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Georgetown, Guyana – (April 26, 2017) First Lady, Mrs. Sandra Granger, today, met with representatives of Gilead Sciences Incorporated to exchange ideas and set priorities for the ‘Every Caribbean Woman-Every Caribbean Child’ (ECWECC) Initiative and other social programmes aimed at enhancing the lives of women, children and adolescents. The meeting was held in the Conference …

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Queen Elizabeth II and President David Granger meet at Windsor Guyanese Head of State says Government-to-Government relations ‘becoming warmer’

  • Posted: April 27, 2017
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London, United Kingdom – (April 26, 2017) President David Granger, today, met with the Queen of England, Her Majesty, Queen Elizabeth II at Windsor Castle, Berkshire, England in a private meeting, where he said discussions centred around the Queen’s Commonwealth Canopy (QCC), a network of forest conservation initiatives, which involves all 52 countries of the …

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Vacancy – National Project Manager – SC10

  • Posted: April 26, 2017
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Sector Consulting & Project Management, Management Job Summary UNDP- Guyana invites applications from suitably qualified persons to fill the post of National Project Manager – SC10. Job DescriptionThe present consultancy for a National Project Manager will provide the overall coordination and support of the day-to-day national activities of the work plan for the elaboration of …

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