Browse or search our full listing of arts and culture policy news, from IFACCA announcements, editorials and international news, to events and opportunities. Use the filters to refine your search by country, theme, topic or date.
Showing 57 results, ordered by Latest first.
A collaborative effort will be taken by Guyana and Canada to preserve the indigenous people’s culture, language and way of life, Minister of Amerindian Affairs, Pauline Sukhai, M.P., said on Tuesday at the ceremonial unveiling of the indigenous mural, which is titled “We the first people”.
Minister of Culture, Youth and Sport, Hon. Charles Ramson Jr. has said Guyana’s culture is its ‘national treasure’ and this year’s budgetary allocation for the sector would be used to preserve and promote a greater appreciation for it countrywide.
The Government has proposed the allocation of $2.7 billion for sport and culture, inclusive of arts, in Budget 2021
Minister of Culture Youth and Sport, Hon. Charles Ramson Jr., says the Ministry is set roll out an aggressive agenda to benefit young people. The Minister said over the past five years, the voice of young people has been neglected due to the lack of youth representation at the highest level.
Some $21.8M has been allocated to upgrade community-based tourist facilities, implement COVID-19 protocols, and equip communities to be better prepared to receive visitors post-pandemic. This was related by Minister of Tourism, Industry and Commerce, Hon. Oneidge Walrond during her Budget presentation on Friday
Newly established tourism promotion company and local influencer, Tourism Guyana, along with the Guyana Tourism Authority, have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU). This is intended to pave the way for a new partnership to strengthen awareness of destination Guyana and to drive market demand among locals and international travellers.