Cooperative Republic of Guyana
  • Committee established for Solid waste management

    Committee established for Solid waste management

    The Mayor and City Council has established a Solid Waste Management Committee to address the concerns and matters relating to solid waste in the city. Solid Wastes Management Director, Walter Narine said the committee has already commenced its work and is expected to present the council with a draft policy.  “That policy will speak to

  • Congrats to MOC-sponsored Calypso Monarch

    Congrats to MOC-sponsored Calypso Monarch

    The Ministry of Communities would like to express hearty congratulations to Calypso Monarch, Mr. Kenroy Fraser (Mighty Believer) who was sponsored by the Ministry’s Green Generation Guyana (#3G) Sanitation Programme and copped the crown at Friday night’s staging of the finals. Minister of Communities, Ronald Bulkan first heard Mr. Fraser sing at an event in

  • Minister Bulkan hands over equipment to Sophia Primary

    Minister Bulkan hands over equipment to Sophia Primary

    ─ Students will now benefit from a multimedia projector and sports gear. ─ Headteacher grateful for donation. ─ 46 waste disposal receptacles donated as part of ministry’s 3Gs initiative. DPI, Guyana, Thursday, February 14, 2019 Minister Bulkan today handed over several pieces of equipment to the Sophia Primary School on behalf of the Ministry of

  • Rupertee faces a ‘pleasant problem’

    Rupertee faces a ‘pleasant problem’

    – village among the very first to receive its Presidential Grant for 2019 – grants are geared towards boosting economic and social development for Indigenous people in their villages and communities – village to convene urgent meeting to discuss how best to utilise the money, given unexpected intervention of GWI as the grant was initially

  • Communities Ministry Action Roundtable aims to enhance regional development

    Communities Ministry Action Roundtable aims to enhance regional development

    Regional Executive Officers (REOs) and Personnel Officials from the 10 regions now have a better understanding of the protocols and guidelines governing the administration of their respective portfolios. This was made possible through various presentations from the Public Service Commission at a two-day Action Roundtable hosted by the Ministry of Communities at the Impeccable Banquet

  • Minister of Communities remarks at the Action Round Table on Regional Development

    Theme – “Building Human Resource capacity within the Local Government Organs in an effort to enhance the delivery of services required to achieve National Development and the Good Life.” Greetings and acknowledgment. (REOs, DREOs, Principal Personnel Officers (PPOs), Senior Personnel Officers (SPOs)). I extend welcome to each of you to the 2019 Action Round Table

  • Delivery of service to improve within Local Government Body.

    Delivery of service to improve within Local Government Body.

    Prepared to implement solutions to human resource challenges within Guyana’s regions, the Ministry of Communities today held its annual Round Table on Regional Development Conference. The forum aims to also enhance human resource availability to achieve the objective of efficient and effective service delivery to citizens. Minister of Communities Ronald Bulkan said that the 2019

  • Communities Ministry’s $8.3 billion budget approved

    Communities Ministry’s $8.3 billion budget approved

    – Increased stipends for Regional and Township officials – Subventions for municipalities increased – Georgetown restoration project receives $300M DPI, Guyana, Wednesday, December 12, 2018 The Ministry of Communities’ 2019 budgetary allocation of $8,321,699 Billion was approved by the National Assembly this morning. The ministry was allocated for Current Expenditure, $2, 772, 199 Billion and