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  • CDCs benefitting from capacity building to address adolescent, youth issues

    CDCs benefitting from capacity building to address adolescent, youth issues

    Seventy-five (75) Community Development Councillors (CDCs) are set to benefit from three, three-day workshops, aimed at building their capacity to identify problems affecting adolescents and youths, and to design programmes to address these issues. The participants for these workshops are drawn from Regions Four, Five and Ten. The first of these workshops, which also has

  • Hinterland CDCs urged to collaborate more with RDCs

    Hinterland CDCs urged to collaborate more with RDCs

    GINA, GUYANA, Friday, August 26, 2016 Community Development Councils (CDCs) in hinterland communities have been advised to engage regional governing bodies to have their needs addressed. This advice came after the CDCs queried how they can access resources for communities.   Minister of Communities, Ronald Bulkan told Indigenous leaders, at the National Toshaos Council (NTC)

  • Communities benefitting from disaster response training

    Communities benefitting from disaster response training

    Several communities have been benefitting from community based disaster response training through the Guyana Red Cross Society (GRSC) in partnership with the Civil Defence Commission (CDC), the Regional Democratic Councils, the Ministry of the Presidency, the Environmental Protection Agency and the Mayor and City Council of Georgetown. Residents of Imbotero and Smith’s Creek in the