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Ministry of Culture, Youth and Sport has clear objective of building up of strong and modern yet culturally rich Guyana. To achieve that and to nurture the youth as a powerful entity that contributes towards effecting economic changes, ministry aims to channelize their energies and idealism while enhancing country’s social and cultural wellbeing.To this effect, the department provides required institutional and infrastructural facilities to these youths via its various programs and schemes that gives them ample opportunities towards self-expression, self-development and self-motivation. This gives them cultural prowess to assume social and civic responsibility leading towards a socially healthy Guyana.

To ensure that every individual with specific focus on youth has equal access to culture and sporting experiences which cater for his/her total development and equip him/her with the knowledge, skills and attitudes necessary to make a meaningful contribution to national development.

CULTURE

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MCYS – January 16, 2015 Guyana has a vault of over 1200 artistic masterpieces. That entire national collection cannot be displayed at once because of the space constraints at the National Art Gallery. In an effort to bring the collection to the Guyanese public a decision was taken in 2014 […]

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MCYS – December 30, 2014 The Ministry of Culture, Youth and Sport in collaboration with the China Photographers Association opened a photographic exhibition yesterday at the Guyana National Museum. The 35 pictures on display represents a range of aspects in Chinese life, hence a fitting title “Beautiful China”. In his […]

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MCYS – December 18, 2014 At last evening’s Guyana Visual Arts Competition and Exhibition 2014, renowned Guyanese Painter, Sculptor, Poet, Thinker, Critic, Musician, and Teacher – Stanley Greaves was presented with a Lifetime Award for his achievement in Guyanese Art. In this regard, a citation of high honour was presented […]

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YOUTH

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MCYS – December 17, 2014 The Kuru Kuru Training Center (KKTC) is one of the training centers that falls under the Ministry of Culture, Youth and Sport. It is the only institution that offers residential training in technical and vocational education; this means that the students spend up to 11 […]

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MCYS – December 5, 2014 Around the world today volunteers and volunteer agencies are celebrating International Volunteer Day (IVD) 2014 under the theme “Make change happen, volunteer”. The theme underlines the ability of volunteerism to help create open spaces for dialogue and inclusion, ultimately fostering the participation of people from […]

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MCYS – November 24, 2014 On Saturday last, the Volunteer Youth Platform of the Ministry of Culture, Youth and Sports held its inaugural National Youth Awards which aims at recognizing the accomplishments of youth within the age range 14-29 years who have demonstrated exceptional leadership skills in their communities through […]

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SPORT

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MCYS – January 12, 2015 Last Friday evening the Guyana Tennis Association held an award ceremony at the Georgetown Club where several players and supporters were recognized for their performance in 2014. In the Junior Category, Jordan Beaton and Nicola Randyhan were rewarded for outstanding performances; and in the senior […]

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MCYS – January 8, 2015 The National Junior Hockey team meet with the Minister of Culture, Youth and Sport, Dr. Frank Anthony where the team shared their experience following a developmental training in Trinidad and Tobago last December. While in Trinidad, the team participated in four matches against the national […]

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-at Enmore Cricket Club Award ceremony MCYS – December 22, 2014 The Enmore Community Center Ground Cricket Club held its 2nd Award Ceremony yesterday where members of the club were recognized for their performances during the past year. The awards not only looked at the cricketers’ performance on the field […]

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