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To promote the message of healthy and nutritious eating among people in Guyana, FAO sponsored two episodes of a local cooking show which is entitled “Cooking with Olive”.
THE Office of Climate Change (OCC), with support from the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), yesterday, hosted a national stakeholders’ consultation for stocktaking assessment and preparation for the project implementation plan for Guyana’s Third National Communications (TNC) under the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC).
UN Resident Coordinator Khadija Musa speaking at a symposium held at the International Conference Centre by the Human Services Ministry to mark International Women’s Day. Musa said the daily headlines of dreadful, unceasing acts of violence speak to a society marred by broken and dysfunctional families, adding that strong familial relations are the bedrock that can create a huge dent in the crime situation. “Women can change the situation since character and behaviour begins at home. When we have young boys amid our families; we must educate them to respect girls and women as well as themselves. If they don’t…