• 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.

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Masks made from banana-tree species reduce Covid’s plastic waste

Global efforts to ban single-use plastics have retreated in pandemic times

July 29, 2020

The African continent is very slowly peeling apart. Scientists say a new ocean is being born.

New satellite measurements are offering valuable tools to study the tectonic rift in one of the most geologically unique spots on the planet.

July 16, 2020

Scientists and environmental groups 'alarmed' by huge rise in Amazon wildfires

More than 1,000 fires began on 30 July alone, National Institute for Space Research warns

August 2, 2020

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

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