Cooperative Republic of Guyana
  • Ann’s Grove Students benefit from composting initiative

    Ann’s Grove Students benefit from composting initiative

    Students of Ann’s Grove Secondary School were the first to benefit from the Sanitation Management Unit of the Ministry of Communities’ composting programme yesterday. It is one of the many components under the Green Generation Guyana (3G) initiative. Launched in 2016, the 3G initiative aims to sensitise and educate the children at the primary and

  • Municipal leaders zero in on improving financial management

    Municipal leaders zero in on improving financial management

    Municipal leaders zero in on improving financial management Apr 26, 2018 Government, Ministry of Communities, News DPI, GUYANA, Thursday, April 26, 2018 Leaders of Guyana’s nine municipalities met at a Ministry of Communities forum to improve financial management systems in the townships. Minister of Communities Ronald Bulkan said the forum is part of his ministry’s

  • Request for Expression of Interest

    GOVERNMENT OF THE CO-OPERATIVE REPUBLIC OF GUYANA CAPACITY BUILDING FOR LOCAL GOVERNMENT REFORM   REQUEST FOR EXPRESSIONS OF INTEREST BACKGROUND   1.01     The Government of the Co-operative Republic of Guyana (GOGY) has received financing by way of a grant from the Caribbean Development Bank (CDB) in an amount not exceeding the equivalent of two hundred

  • Region Nine allotted $2.3B for 2018

    Region Nine allotted $2.3B for 2018

    The National Assembly has approved 2.37B for Upper Takutu/ Upper Essequibo, Region Nine for the new year; $234.2M for regional administration and finance; $329.4M for public infrastructure; $1.16M for educational delivery; $563.6M for health services; and $83.8M for agriculture. During the consideration of the region’s 2018 spending, questions were raised by the Opposition in relation

  • $1.8B approved for Region Eight

    $1.8B approved for Region Eight

    A total of $1.8B was approved by the Committee of Supply for Potaro/Siparuni (Region Eight) for the delivery of governmental services in 2018. The monies approved covers current expenditure of $1,574,576B and Capital Expenditure $226,265M, and will provide for intervention in Regional Administration and Finance ($136,873M), Public Infrastructure ($288.092M), Education Delivery ($981.849M), Health Services ($370,676M)

  • Communities Ministry hosts first of several roundtable discussions on financial management

    Communities Ministry hosts first of several roundtable discussions on financial management

    Municipalities are benefitting from a series of round table discussions, hosted by the Ministry of Communities, which will enhance their financial management. The first of the series of discussions was held today at the Tower Suites under the theme “strengthening financial management for sustainable municipal development.” Minister of Communities, Ronald Bulkan, formally opening the exercise,

  • 3Gs initiative introduced to Region One schools

    3Gs initiative introduced to Region One schools

    The Ministry of Communities distributed seventy-four (74) waste receptacles to North West Secondary and Hosororo, Marbaruma and Barmita Primary schools, in Mabaruma, Region One, as part of its Green Generation Guyana (3G) initiative. The team was in the area on Monday, September 25. According to Public Relations Officer, Danielle Campbell-Lowe, the project was born out