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Budget Highlights 2016 - Our Indigenous Peoples & Hinterland Development
12 Feb

Budget Highlights 2016 - Our Indigenous Peoples & Hinterland Development

$4B to support the Plan of Action for Hinterland Development. $280M to promote economic prosperity, tourism development and preservation of the indigenous cultural identity. 211 Indigenous communities to benefit from grants to build village economies and fund eco-tourism projects, support women’s groups, and construct community centres. New dormitory to be built at Liliendaal for...
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Budget Highlights 2016 - Education, Youth & ICTs
12 Feb

Budget Highlights 2016 - Education, Youth & ICTs

Satellite centres for Kwakwani, Kamarang, Moraikobai and Charity to increase trained teachers in the hinterland and riverain areas. $4.3B for construction, rehabilitation and repairs to Kato Secondary Complex, South Road Nursery, Peter’s Hall Primary and Golden Grove and Aurora Secondary Schools. $80M for accommodation for hinterland teachers. Recorders for 800 Grade 3 pupils;...
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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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