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.
Guyana has made major strides in ensuring sustainable forest management- looks forward to completion of FLEGT initiative: Since Guyana adopted the European Union Forest Law Enforcement Governance and Trade (EU/FLEGT)...read more
Guyana lives up to its image as an attractive investment location- ExxonMobil to invest over US$200M in oil exploration: There are high expectations for Guyana becoming a petroleum producing nation as ExxonMobil formally announced its exploratory drilling plans offshore. The investment which will...read more
Guyana to benefit from geological mineral mapping -following participation at a global mining conference:Guyana is one step closer to completing its geological mapping after Minister of Natural Resources and the Environment, Hon...read more