Latest: citizen-security

Budget Highlights 2016 - Public Security, Business & Investment
12 Feb

Budget Highlights 2016 - Public Security, Business & Investment

$24.6B for the development and modernization of the security sector. US$15M for Citizen Security Strengthening Programme to contribute to reducing crime and violence IDB to support Anti-Money Laundering and Financing of Terrorism initiatives in national risk assessments and capacity building and regulatory reforms among others Financial Intelligence Unit (FIU) to be restructured Government...
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Budget Highlights 2016 - The Good Life Beakons Continues
12 Feb

Budget Highlights 2016 - The Good Life Beakons Continues

The Good Life Beckons   Children & Education Introduction of  Boats, Buses, Bicycles, Books & Bicycles Initiative $3.2B allocated to University of Guyana 1,125 tablets for 7thgrade students and math teachers in 8 pilot schools under Secondary Education Improvement Project. 450 hinterland students to benefit from Hinterland Scholarship Programme.  700 children in 22...
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Hon Minister of Finance , Winston Jordan signs US$1.3M agreement with IDB to craft response to crime, domestic abuse
23 Dec

Hon Minister of Finance , Winston Jordan signs US$1.3M agreement with IDB to craft response to crime, domestic abuse

[www.inewsguyana.com] – Government took an important first step today in crafting effective national and local responses to crime, domestic abuse and incidences of victimization, unemployment and living conditions. Minister of Finance, Winston Jordan signed three non-reimbursable technical cooperation agreements valuing US$1.3million ($268, 450,000) with the Inter-American Development...
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