Tag: Guyana

Guyana’s parliament suspended ahead of confidence vote in government

President Donald Ramotar on Monday suspended parliament to avoid a vote of no-confidence by the combined opposition parties in Guyana

/ November 10, 2014

Here are all the Caribbean states with active West Africa travel restrictions

Individual regional governments are enacting vastly different travel restrictions in an uncoordinated manner in response to the Ebola outbreak. Here are the latest updates.

/ October 19, 2014

How prepared is the Caribbean for Ebola?

While some Caribbean governments have assured citizens of their readiness to cope with any suspected cases of Ebola, others are not so optimistic

/ October 5, 2014

Here’s what Caribbean leaders pushed for at the UN Climate Summit

The United Nations Climate Summit 2014 was critically important for CARICOM. Here's what the region's leaders said.

/ September 27, 2014

Guyana has highest suicide rate in the world

Guyana has the highest suicide rate in the world, according to a UN report published this week

/ September 5, 2014

How the Caribbean ranked in the UN’s Human Development Index for 2014

What happens when risk and vulnerability are assessed to judge human development?

/ July 24, 2014