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.
Unavailability of cheap energy main hurdle in value added sector’s development-Minister Persaud at seminar on value added processing: The unavailability of cheap, reliable energy may very well be one of the foremost impediments in growth and development of a vibrant value added sector...read more
Minster Persaud confident mining sector will override current low gold prices - tells pork knockers in Bartica: Government remains positive that some level of increase in gold declaration is expected due to interventions made by the Ministry of Natural Resources and the Environment, the...read more
President tells miners Gov’t will fix Bartica road – at pork knocker’s day: Head of State Donald Ramotar today told miners that the road from Bartica to the interior will be fixed as money has been provided to execute works. He also stated that government will work closely with the Bartica Interim....read more