• Green State Development Strategy: Vision 2040

    “An inclusive and prosperous Guyana that provides a good quality of life for all its citizens based on sound education and social protection, low carbon and resilient development, providing new economic opportunities, justice and political empowerment”

  • Preparing for The Impending Ban on Single-Use Plastics

    The year 2021 has been designated for the systematic ban of single-use plastics. This was announced by Minister of State, Joseph Harmon, under whose purview the Department of Environment falls.

  • Guyana First Voluntary National Review

    The undertaking of the First Voluntary National Review has been, as expected, a technical, data-intensive process. Guyana has been and remains committed to evidence-based reporting and results-oriented planning.

Guyana's Twenty-year, National Development Policy

Green State Development Strategy: Vision 2040 ....

“An inclusive and prosperous Guyana that provides a good quality of life for all its citizens based on sound education and social protection, low-carbon and

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REGIONAL NEWS

Large undersea earthquake strikes in the Caribbean


The tremors peaked at a strength of 7.7, the US Geological Survey recorded....

January 28, 2020

NATIONAL NEWS

Promoting increased uptake of renewable energy in Guyana


Dept. of Environment, GGGI, engage interested stakeholders...

January 30, 2020

INTERNATIONAL NEWS

Runways Underwater: Maps Show Where Rising Seas Threaten 80 Airports A


With a 1-meter rise in sea level, 80 airports discovered could be underwater by 2100...

February 5, 2020

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Guyana’s National Summary Data Page Officially Launched

Providing convenient access to different data categories provided by the Ministry of Finance, the Bank of Guyana, and the Statistics Bureau.

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Featured News

2020: a crunch year for the biodiversity and climate emergencies

Scientific community has repeatedly sounded the alarm on biodiversity breakdown and the climate emergency.

23rd December, 2019

The Plastics Pipeline: A Surge of New Production Is on the Way

A world awash in plastic will soon see even more, as a host of new petrochemical plants — their ethane feedstock supplied by the fracking boom — come online. Major oil companies, facing the prospect of reduced demand for their fuels, are ramping up their plastics output.

19th December, 2019

Birds are getting smaller. Scientists see the echo of climate change.

A separate study published in September in the journal Science found that human activities and ecological changes are already having a devastating impact on bird populations.

5th December, 2019

The world's oceans are acidifying — but it's happening twice as fast off California

Oceans play an important role in the planet's delicate carbon cycle, acting as a crucial reservoir that absorbs and stores carbon dioxide from Earth's atmosphere.

16th December, 2019

Every straw counts in the fight against climate change

“There are ways to avoid single-use plastics in everyday life"-Mona Neuhass

16th December

2020 to be one of hottest years on record, Met Office says

Temperatures are expected to be more than 1.1C above pre-industrial average

19th December, 2019

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