23-Mar-2013 - Phase one of Amerindian fund launched
The Low Carbon Development Strategy Amerindian Development Fund Project was launched on Friday by the Amerindian Affairs Ministry..
15-Mar-2013 - Guyana up one place on human development index
Guyana has moved up one place on the United Nations Human Development Index (HDI).
15-Mar-2013 - UNDP Report places Guyana in Medium Development Category --Govt applauds report, but recognizes much more has to be done
GUYANA has moved up one place in the Human Development Index (HDI), and is now classified as being in the Medium Human Development Category...
15-Mar-2013 - UNDP launches Human Development Report
United Nations Resident Coordinator Khadija Musa said should economic opportunity fail to keep abreast with educational advancement, criminal activity and poverty are likely to increase.
11-Mar-2013 - Guyana participates in sustainable development confab in Colombia
Authorities from several Latin American and Caribbean countries and international experts last week agreed on the urgency of building a global, unified, comprehensive and equitable post-2015 development agenda that is relevant to everyone.
08-Mar-2013 - UN calls for end to brutality against women
United Nations (UN) Resident Co-ordinator Khadija Musa has strongly condemned the continued perpetuation of violence against women in the Guyanese society, urging all stakeholders to act now to put an end to the scourge.
05-Oct-2012 - UN Regional Directors in Guyana on historic review
ASSISTANT Secretary-General, Assistant Administrator and Regional Director of the Bureau for Latin America and the Caribbean of the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), Heraldo Muñoz, is leading a delegation on an unprecedented tour of duty in Guyana.
04-Oct-2012 - Crime fight needs resolute and sustained action – Caricom official
The crime situation in the region “requires resolute and sustained action” to effectively deal with it
03-Oct-2012 - Ground-breaking Caribbean Human Development Report 2012 launched… Citizen security diminished in the face of escalating crime in the Region
ESCALATING rates of crime in the Caribbean and Latin American and the concomitant citizen insecurity is the focus of a new report launched by the United Nations Development Programme.
14-Aug-2012 - Guyana’s greenhouse gas emissions insignificant – report
Guyana emits insignificant amounts of greenhouse gas emissions according to the Second National Communication that the country will submit as part of its obligations to the Conference of Parties (COP) ...
09-Aug-2012 - US$6M of Norway funds released for Amerindian projects
The Amerindian Affairs Ministry and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) on Thursday signed an agreement to pump US$6 million (Guy$1.2 billion) of the US70M Norway funds ...