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    Indigenous People strategically positioned to fight poverty… Minister Allicock

    Agriculture is poised to becoming Guyana’s main economic platform and in this regard, securing indigenous lands for the indigenous peoples remain critical for the Ministry with responsibility for the Indigenous Peoples. This was underscored by Vice President and Minister of Indigenous Peoples’ Affairs Sydney Allicock during the North Rupununi District

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    Strategic Plan to set tone for calculated execution of Ministry’s mandate——–Vice President and Minister of Indigenous Peoples’ Affairs Sydney Allicock…

    Vice President and Minister of Indigenous Peoples’ Affairs Sydney Allicock says the Ministry is poised to achieve greater successes in 2017 when its Sustainable Development Framework Agreement (SDAF) is unveiled and ready for implementation. The framework agreement will serve as a road map over the next five years to assist

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    Batavia’s Handicraft Center has potential to change trajectory in the lives of the women folk…

    The Batavia women’s Handicraft Centre is meeting its objective of generating income for the women and by extension their families. The Village received $M2.798 from the Ministry in 2015 to undertake a Handcraft Production Centre for the Women’s Group. The center is thriving due to prudent management of the resources

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    The Ministry of Finance in partnership with the United Nations Development Program UNDP through Innovations for Poverty Action IPA have provided training for staff from a number of Government Agencies in order to improve livelihood programmes within the various institutions. Finance Minister Winston Jordan reminded representatives from Government Ministries including

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    MINISTER GARRIDO-LOWE ASTUTELY DEFENDS 2017 BUDGET ESTIMATES…..

    “Building a diversified, Green Economy, delivering the good life to all Guyanese” was the mantra as Minister within the Ministry of Indigenous Peoples’ Affairs Valerie Garrido-Lowe stood poised in defense of the 2017 Budgetary estimates in the National Assembly in early December. Minister Garrido-Lowe during her budget presentation said “it

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    Warm welcome for Prince Harry

  • Warm welcome for Prince Harry

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    Women Power- Moblissa Women’s Group on the move…

    Economic advancement remains the focus for the women living in the small but cohesive village of Moblissa located on the Linden/Soesdyke Highway, Region Ten. This was further emphasized when Vice President and Minister of Indigenous Peoples Affairs the Honorable Sydney Allicock and team visited the community and made a timely

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    Partnership key to success- Minister Garrido-Lowe tells Hururu residents…

    Minister within the Ministry of Indigenous Peoples’ Affairs Valerie Garrido-Lowe last week encouraged the more than seven hundred residents of Hururu to continue working in partnership to execute their Village Plans which is pivotal to economic and social and development. The Minister was speaking during Hururu Village’s Heritage Celebrations in