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Press Release – Guyana signs historic Amazonian pact to protect tropical forest

Guyana joined six fellow Amazonian countries on Friday in Letecia, Colombia to sign a pact to protect the world’s largest tropical forest. The pact, signed at a time when the Amazon is under threat from fires, aims to coordinate disaster response and satellite monitoring. Minister of Natural Resources, Hon. Raphael Trotman, who represented President David [...]

Press Release – 28 Youth graduate from Ministry of Natural Resources Youth Apprenticeship Programme

The Ministry of Natural Resources’ third Annual apprenticeship programme 'Youth in Natural Resources III' saw 28 of its Apprentices graduating on August 30th, 2019.  The ceremony held at Baridi Benab State House saw in attendance HE President Brigadier David Arthur Granger, Minister of State Hon. Dawn Hastings-Williams, the Minister of Natural Resources Hon. Raphael Trotman, and representative of [...]

Remarks by Hon. Raphael G.C Trotman at the GGMC Awards Ceremony to celebrate Mining Week 2019 –  Monday August 26, 2019

Remarks by Hon. Raphael G.C Trotman at the GGMC Awards Ceremony to celebrate Mining Week 2019 Savannah Suite, Pegasus Hotel  Monday August 26, 2019 Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Guyana Geology and Mines Commission (GGMC), Mr. Stanley Ming, Commissioner of the GGMC, Mr. Newell Dennison, Directors of the GGMC Board, Representatives of [...]