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Doobay Medical Centre hosts first Executive Clinic

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The Doobay Medical and Research Centre hosted its first successful ‘Executive Clinic’ at the centre’s location at Annadale on the East Coast Demerara (ECD) on Saturday.

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PANCAP Consultation Concludes with Priority Issues for Regional Advocacy including access to Health Care by all, Efficiency in Supply Chain Management and Inclusion of all Genders

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– Ensuring access to treatment for migrants and persons with disabilities also seen as priorities for advocacy The Pan Caribbean Partnership against HIV and AIDS (PANCAP), the mechanism that provides a structured and unified approach to the Caribbean’s response to the HIV epidemic, concluded the Consultation to formulate a Regional ...

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High-level Conference to mobilize resources for hurricane-ravaged CARICOM States coming in November

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The Caribbean Community (CARICOM), with support from the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), will hold a High-level Donor Conference on 20-21 November at UN Headquarters in New York to mobilise international resources for its Members devastated by Hurricanes Irma and Maria.

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Belize to host pivotal CARICOM-Mexico Summit

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The CARICOM-Mexico Summit set for Wednesday 25 October 2017 in Belize is seen as a pivotal opportunity for the Caribbean Community to strengthen cooperation with Mexico, one of the world’s largest integrated economies.

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Role of renewables in focus as Community observes Energy Month in November

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Caribbean Community (CARICOM) citizens will focus attention on the role of renewables and the importance of efficient energy use when they observe CARICOM Energy Month (CEM) next month.

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Major Financial Institutions willing to reassess development financing policy

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International Financial Institutions (IFIs) including the World Bank and the International Monetary Fund (IMF) are now willing to reassess the policy of GDP per capita attached to concessionary development financing.

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Spain signals commitment to post-hurricane economic recovery in CARICOM

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Spain has responded positively to the Caribbean Community’s (CARICOM) advocacy for resilient reconstruction of its Member States devastated by recent hurricanes.

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GPF issues warning to vendors who sells firecrackers

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The Guyana Police Force recognizes that in the celebration of Diwali and thereafter leading into the festive season of Christmas, there usually be an increase in the sale of firecrackers and other similar kinds of explosives that are being used to culminate or recognize the season.

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World Archery Barbados collaborates with Archery Guyana

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On Wednesday 11th October, 2017, representatives from World Archery Barbados met with representatives from Archery Guyana to share best practices and discuss future areas of collaboration between the two regional entities, both of which are duly affiliated to the international governing body.

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​Youths urged to protect themselves from Internet negatives

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The Caribbean Telecommunications Union (CTU) hosted a “Youth in ICT Day” to bring the curtain down on an enlightening five days of Tech Talks for Internet Week Guyana. Secondary and tertiary level youths joined others from community ICT hubs near and far at the Pegasus Hotel.

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