Day: <span>September 28, 2017</span>

Top performers in National Skip to my Lou Competition to participate in World Jump Rope Championship in Florida next year

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Georgetown, Guyana – (September 28, 2017) The Ministry of Social Cohesion in collaboration with the National Sports Commission (NSC), today, hosted the National ‘Skip to my Lou’ (Jump Rope) Competition at the Cliff Anderson Sports Hall, Georgetown. The competition, which was officially launched on September 22, is in keeping with the theme for Education Month …

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Guyana committed to upholding Rio Conventions, will play its role in fighting climate change -Minister Harmon tells Strengthening Technical Capacities workshop

  • Posted: September 28, 2017
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Georgetown, Guyana – (September 27, 2017) Minister of State, Mr. Joseph Harmon, today, said that the Government of Guyana is fully committed to upholding all tenets of the Rio Conventions and will continue to play its role in the fight against climate change and global warming, which are wreaking havoc on all countries around the …

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Climate modelling important for Guyana’s disaster preparedness – Director DoE says at closing of OCC workshop

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Georgetown, Guyana (September 27, 2017) Director of the Department of Environment (DoE), Ministry of the Presidency, Ms. Ndibi Schwiers, today, said that the National Training Workshop in the Utility and Application of the Caribbean Weather Impacts Group (CARIWIG) Tools and Portal and other Supporting Systems for Decision Making is particularly important because it made available …

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Civil Defence Commission receives over GY$16M in items for hurricane-ravaged islands

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Georgetown, Guyana – (September 27, 2017) The Civil Defence Commission (CDC) today, received over GY$16M worth of much needed relief supplies from the members of the Private Sector Commission (PSC), which will be shipped to the hurricane-ravaged islands including Antigua and Barbuda and Dominica. This is in addition to the US$100,000, which has been donated …

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Message of Condolence by His Excellency, Brigadier David Granger, President of the Cooperative Republic of Guyana on the death Glenshaun Skeete

  • Posted: September 28, 2017
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Georgetown, Guyana – (September 27, 2017) His Excellency Brigadier David Granger, MSS, President of the Cooperative Republic of Guyana, is deeply saddened to learn of the death of six year-old, Glenshaun Skeete, who died under tragic circumstances, today. Glenshaun, who was a student of the St. Paul’s Primary School located at Plaisance on the East …

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