- Published: 12 December 2019
Georgetown, Guyana – (December 12, 2019) Minister of State, Mrs. Dawn Hastings-Williams, this afternoon, urged the Guyana Lands and Surveys Commission (GLSC) to include Amerindian Land Titling, Ancestral lands and customer service issues their top priorities in the new year, even as she…
- Published: 31 October 2019
Georgetown, Guyana – (October 31, 2019) Minister of State, Mrs. Dawn Hastings- Williams, this morning, urged Harmony Secondary School graduands to pursue tertiary education and skills training, particularly in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) fields in order to ensure…
- Published: 22 November 2019
- Published: 30 October 2019
Georgetown, Guyana – (October 30, 2019) The Civil Defence Commission (CDC), on Tuesday morning, held discussions with partner agencies as part of their disaster response to recent high tides which have inundated households and farmlands along coastline communities in Regions Two, Three, Four,…
- Published: 20 November 2019
Georgetown, Guyana – (November 20, 2019) The Guyana Defence Force (GDF) is set to benefit from five high-tech, long endurance drones to the tune of $180M, which will significantly enhance the security of the country’s borders, maritime space and coastland.
Minister of State, Mrs. Dawn…
- Published: 16 October 2019
Georgetown, Guyana – (October 16, 2019) Minister of State, Mrs. Dawn Hastings-Williams, this morning, said all stakeholders must work alongside Government to ensure that the environment is protected in keeping with the Green State Development Strategy (GSDS).
The Minister, made these…
- Published: 15 November 2019
Georgetown, Guyana – (November 15, 2019) Minister of State, Mrs. Dawn Hastings-Williams, this afternoon, charged the 107 graduands at the Seventh Annual Graduation and Prize-Giving Exercise of the Diamond Secondary School graduation exercise, to pursue tertiary education to equip themselves…
- Published: 12 October 2019
Georgetown, Guyana - (October 12, 2019) Minister of State, Mrs. Dawn Hastings-Williams, last evening, reiterated that the Government continues to engage with its diplomatic partners and to secure training opportunities for Guyanese that would enable them to acquire skills that would allow them to…
- Published: 08 November 2019
Georgetown, Guyana – (November 7, 2019) As Guyana forges ahead with its plan for a ‘green’ state the Government, through the Office of Climate Change (OCC) has partnered with the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and the Global Environment Facility (GEF) to implement a…
- Published: 04 October 2019
Georgetown, Guyana – (October 4, 2019) Minister of State, Mrs. Dawn Hastings- Williams, today, commissioned the $1,069,000 Lynette Stephens Resource Centre in Mahdia, Potaro-Siparuni (Region Eight). The Centre was named to honour the contributions made by Ms. Stephens, a past Head teacher of…
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Minister of State
Mr. Joseph Harmon, MP.
Joseph Harmon sworn in as Minister of Stateof the Ministry of the Presidency.
APNU Shadow Minister of Public Works and Infrastructure
Mr. Joseph Harmon, MP, was born and raised in the West Demerara village of Pouderoyen and completed his schooling on the West Demerara before qualifying to do his ‘A‘ Levels at Queen‘s College. However, because of his circumstances he was unable to take up the opportunity and instead was forced to find employment. He worked for about a year in the Geddes Grant motor sales department before enlisting for the Officer Cadet course in the Guyana Defence Force, where he rose from the rank of Second Lieutenant following his graduation, to Lieutenant Colonel at the time of his retirement.