Day: <span>January 10, 2018</span>

Environmental economist pays courtesy call on President, Minister of State

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Georgetown, Guyana – (January 10, 2018) President David Granger, was today, paid a courtesy call by Mr. Pavan Sukhdev, a leading global environmental economist who is also President of the World Wildlife Fund (WWF) and a Member of the Board of Conservation International (CI). Minister of Public Affairs, Ms. Dawn Hastings-Williams, Executive Director and Vice-President …

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CDC, UNESCO kick off Youth engagement for Community Disaster Risk Management Programme

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Georgetown, Guyana – (January 10, 2017) The Civil Defence Commission (CDC) through funding to the tune of US$15,000 from the United Nations Education, Science and Culture Organization (UNESCO) has commenced the implementation of the pilot Youth Engagement for Community Based Disaster Risk Management (CBDRM) Project in three regions across Guyana. The project, which is geared …

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Message of His Excellency Brigadier David Granger President of the Cooperative Republic of Guyana to the National Assembly of Guyana, on the payment of workers of the Guyana Sugar Corporation 2018.01.10

  • Posted: January 10, 2018
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The Guyana Sugar Corporation (GUYSUCO) has been in a state of crisis for over 25 years. The Government has acted resolutely and responsibly to protect the livelihood of workers, to preserve the viability of rural communities and prevent the further financial depletion of the country’s treasury.The Government, including previous administrations, struggled to maintain the industry’s …

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