Day: <span>November 23, 2017</span>

Social Cohesion Ministry hosts second Diversity workshop for CPGs and other groups

  • Posted: November 23, 2017
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Georgetown, Guyana – (November 23, 2017) As the Ministry of Social Cohesion continues its mandate to foster a more unified society, it hosted its second Diversity Education and Inclusion Workshop with stakeholders from Community Policing Groups (CPGs) in Demerara-Mahaica (Region Four), a group it identifies as an important development partner. Fifty-one stakeholders from CPGs in …

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Government receives over 70 Expressions of Interest to turn ailing sugar industry around -Minister Harmon says Government committed to protecting livelihoods

  • Posted: November 23, 2017
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Georgetown, Guyana – (November 23, 2017) Minister of State, Mr. Joseph Harmon, last evening, announced that the Government of Guyana has received more than 70 unsolicited Expressions of Interest from investors, who are interested in turning around the ailing sugar industry even as Government is working to ensure that the sector remains viable and the …

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Government ups efforts to eradicate human trafficking

  • Posted: November 23, 2017
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Georgetown, Guyana — (November 22, 2017) Minister of Social Protection, Ms. Amna Ally, this morning, described human trafficking as a developmental obstacle and reiterated Government’s commitment to ridding Guyana of every incidence of this crime of all humanity to ensure the protection of all Guyanese and those who visit this country. The Minister made these …

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Multi-stakeholder Expert Group will move ‘green’ agenda from imagination to reality -President Granger

  • Posted: November 23, 2017
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Georgetown, Guyana – (November 22, 2017) President David Granger, this morning, said that the Green State Development Strategy (GSDS) Multi-Stakeholder Expert Group will help to move the pursuit of a ‘green’ agenda from imagination to implementation and from reverie to reality. The President made these remarks at the opening of the Expert Group’s Conference this …

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