Statement by H.E.
Ministers of Foreign Affairs of the Caribbean Community and members of the Caucus of Permanent Representatives were invited to a breakfast meeting to discuss CARICOM-Canada relations and issues of common interest, with the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Canada, the Honourable Chrystia Freeland, on the margins of the 72nd session of the United Nations General Assembly
First Lady of Guyana H.E. Mrs.
His Excellency President David A. Granger signed the Treaty for the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons when it opened for signature on 20 September 2017. The President also deposited the Instrument of Ratification for the Treaty.
Guyana’s team participating in the first Global Robotics Championship for high school students in Washington DC was in first place yesterday after three rounds.
The Ministry of the Presidency (MotP), through the Office of Climate Change, in collaboration with the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), on July 13, 2017, launched the Japan-Caribbean Climate Change Partnership (J-CCCP) in Bartica, which will see the town benefiting from a 20Kwp grid connected Solar Photovoltaic (PV) system at the 3-Mile Secondary School along with the installation of energy efficient lighting, as well as light-emitting diode (LED) street lighting.
Photo-op with the Chancellor of Germany, Dr. Angela Merkel
Guyana ranks 6th out 180 countries when it comes to ‘Air Quality’ – latest EPI study by Yale university
The 2016 Environmental Performance Index (EPI), a Yale-based initiative that evaluates how 180 countries around the world protect ecosystems and human health, has ranked Guyana as 6 when it comes to ‘Air Quality’.