Government committed to continuing climate agreement with Norway

From left- Minister of Natural Resources, Mr. Raphael Trotman, Minister of State, Mr. Joseph Harmon, Honorary Consul of Norway in Guyana, Mr. Desmond Sears, Senior Adviser in the Department of Climate, Energy and Environment in Norway, Ms. Hege Ragnhildstveit, Forest and Climate Counsellor, Ms. Anahita Yousefi, Ambassador, H.E. Aud Maritt Wiig and Deputy Director of Development Policy in the Norwegian Ministry of Climate and Environment, Mr. Simon Rye.

Georgetown, Guyana – (January 28, 2016) Minister of State, Mr. Joseph Harmon and Minister of Natural Resources, Mr. Raphael Trotman, today, met with a delegation from the Kingdom of Norway to discuss the way forward with regard to the Guyana-Norway agreement for avoided deforestation. The Norwegian delegation was led by…

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Aide Memoire – Second Guyana – European Union Negotiation Session on A Forest, Law Enforcement, Governance And Trade [FLEGTt], Voluntary Partnership Agreement (VPA)

18 July, 2013, Brussels, Belgium Introduction 1. The second Guyana – European Union negotiation session on the FLEGT VPA was held on 18 July 2013 in Brussels, Belgium. 2. The session was chaired by Ms Cristiana Pasca-Palmer,Head of Unit (Climate change, Environment, Natural resources, Water), Directorate General Development and Cooperation…

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Aide Memoire – First Guyana – European Commission Negotiation Session on a Forest, Law Enforcement, Governance and Trade [FLEGT], Voluntary Partnership Agreement (VPA)

5 December, 2012, Georgetown, Guyana Introduction 1. The first Guyana – European Commission Negotiation session on a Forest Law Enforcement, Governance and Trade (FLEGT) Voluntary Partnership Agreement (VPA) was held on 5 December 2012 in Georgetown, Guyana. The meeting was officially opened by Commissioner James Singh from the Guyana Forestry Commission. 2. The…

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