The Government of Guyana, in collaboration with the United Nations on Wednesday, December 10, 2014 launched the MDG Acceleration Framework (MAF) Action Plan at Herdmanston Lodge. The Action Plan is developed from the application of the MAF to the Guyanese context, and will lead all interventions and discussion in the area of maternal health; it will serve to harmonize multi-sectoral responses in this field (including that of development partners) in creating the environment to more effectively leverage resources for achieving the initial outcomes. The MAF Action Plan is also placed in the context of the National Health Strategy -Health Vision…
"Sustaining Human Progress: Reducing Vulnerabilities and Building Resilience" is the title of the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) 2014 Human Development Report. Click here to download the Human Development Report 2014 UNDP Guyana launched the report on Thursday, July 24, 2014 at the Guyana International Conference Centre in the presence of Representatives of the Government, Parliamentary Political Parties, Diplomatic Corps, United Nations Agencies, Civil Society, and Media. The report was presented to Minister of Finance, Dr. Ashni Singh by UNDP Resident Representative (ag), Ms. Chisa Mikami.
The United Nations Country Team (UNCT) in Guyana and the Government of Guyana will hold a Mid-Term Review of the Guyana United Nations Development Assistance Framework (UNDAF) on Wednesday June 18, 2014 at the Grand Coastal Inn, commencing at 9:00 am.The UNDAF is the collective response of United Nations agencies in Guyana to agreed developmental priorities, and covers the period 2012 to 2016. The Mid Term Review examines the first two and a half years of the programme cycle and aims to both determine the status of implementation and propose any reorientations and recommendations for the remainder of UNDAF period.