17 June 2013 - UN Convention Against Corruption Prevention measures and criminalization and law enforecment
Two weeks ago, we began our discussion of the UN Convention Against Corruption that Member States adopted in December 2003. It is the first legally binding and comprehensive anti-corruption instrument at a global level
16 June 2013 - UNDP-funded study on Parliament committees 'inaccurate'
Presidential Advisor on Governance Gail Teixeira called “inaccurate” a United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) funded study done by two consultants on the committees system of the National Assembly, which found that Parliament lacks independence and that there is a lack of political will to address it.
06-Jun-2013 - Be wary of foreign investors snapping up natural resources – UN Representative
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.