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Millennium Development Goals Reports

MDG Acceleration Framework - Improve Maternal Health

MDG Acceleration Framework - Improve Maternal Health

Consistent with the Government of Guyana (GoG)’s unwavering commitment to reduce poverty, in the year 2000 Guyana adopted the Millennium Declaration along with 188 other countries and thus embraced the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) as the guiding framework for poverty reduction and development. Since then, the annual budget allocations to... Read more

Thu, Jan 15 2015

Human Development Reports

1996 Human Development Report

1996 Human Development Report

The annual Human Development Reports published by the UNDP have long recognized the need for national baseline data disaggregated by characteristics such as region, gender, income groups, age and ethnicity, to supplement their annual series, as very often national averages can conceal as much as they reveal about what is... Read more

Fri, Aug 29 2014

UNDAF Reports

Common Country Assessment (CCA) - Guyana 2011

Common Country Assessment (CCA) - Guyana 2011

Document Summary This Common Country Assessment (CCA) sets the context for the second United Nations Development Assistance Framework (UNDAF) for Guyana, for the period 2012 –2016. It articulates the programmatic and strategic situation on critical aspects of Guyana’s development agenda, to facilitate cooperation between the Government of Guyana (GoG) and the... Read more

Sat, Apr 26 2014

World Drug Reports

World Drug Report 2014

World Drug Report 2014

The World Drug Report 2014 is aimed at helping the international community to address the toll that illicit drug production, trafficking and consumption continues to take on all our societies, by providing a global overview and analysis of developments, based on the best available data. Read more

Thu, Jun 26 2014

Agriculture Sector Reports

Disaster Risk Management Plan for the Agriculture Sector 2013 – 2018

Disaster Risk Management Plan for the Agriculture Sector 2013 – 2018

Guyana is extremely susceptible to a number of hydro meteorological, biological and technological hazards. The United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction ranks Guyana 13 out of 162 countries for flood risk and reported that 0.69 percent and 0.42 percent of its population and GDP respectively are exposed to the... Read more

Fri, Jun 13 2014

Other Reports

Caribbean Joint Statement on Gender Equality and the Post 2015 and SIDS Agenda

Caribbean Joint Statement on Gender Equality and the Post 2015 and SIDS Agenda

As the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) framework comes to a close in 2015, the Caribbean Region is advocating for a comprehensive and transformative Post 2015 and Small Island Developing States (SIDS) development agenda. The goal of advocacy efforts will be to ensure that Caribbean specific priorities for the achievement of gender... Read more

Sun, Jun 29 2014