Guyana is known globally for its wealth of natural resources, high levels of biodiversity and for having one of the lowest rates of deforestation in the developing world. The Government of Guyana (GoG) has had a long history of instituting mechanisms for the effective management and conservation of these resources. More recently, with the development of the Low Carbon Development Strategy (LCDS), the Government made the unprecedented commitment to re-orient Guyana’s economy onto a low-carbon, “green” pathway.
Natural Resources Minister calls for ‘troika of togetherness’-as debate on Budget 2014 continues: Minister of Natural Resources and the Environment Robert Persaud this evening called on the Members of the National Assembly to use the subject...read more
Multi-million dollar land reclamation project underway: Guyana joined the rest of the world on March 21 in observance of the United Nations (UN) designated International Day of the Forest...read more
19th Forum of Ministers of Environment of Latin America and the Caribbean: The Minister of Natural Resources and the Environment, Hon. Robert M. Persaud led a delegation to the...read more