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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 – July 25, 2014 The Heritage Summer Camp hosted by the National Trust concluded today with a simple prize giving ceremony. During the week the children, whose age ranged from 8-11 years old, were exposed to Guyana’s rich heritage through sessions which highlighted the importance of the monuments, tangible […]

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MCYS – July 24, 2014 The Governments of Guyana and India are collaborating on the construction of the 5th May monument which will be erected at Palmyra, Region 6. Yesterday the Minister of Culture Youth and Sport, Dr. Frank Anthony, Permanent Secretary, Alfred King, Indian High Commissioner to Guyana Venkatachalam […]

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MCYS – July 22, 2014 Last evening the Walter Roth Museum held a lecture regarding the archaeological investigations done at Warapana in the Pomeroon River by Dr. Mark Plew from Boise State University and a group of students from the University of Guyana. The project was a part of the […]

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YOUTH

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MCYS – July 28, 2014 The catering class at the New Opportunity Corp (NOC) has received a considerable boost in the form of equipment that will enhance the delivery of the course at the institution.  The funding for the retooling of the catering class was donated by Eerepami – German […]

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MCYS – July 19th, 2014 The Ministry of Culture, Youth and Sport is committed to the continued empowerment of Guyana’s youth, and this is evident through the provision of skills and knowledge via the Youth Entrepreneurial and Skills Training (YEST) programme in a residential and non-residential environment. Since the start […]

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MCYS – July 11, 2014 Today marks the 25th year since the United Nations has implemented the observance of World Population Day which focuses humanity’s attention on issues relating to global population. Currently, the world’s population stands at an estimated 7.2 billion, and that number is projected to grow at […]

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SPORT

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MCYS – July 25, 2014 In a simple ceremony today, the Minister of Culture, Youth and Sport, Dr. Frank Anthony met with the first winner of the E-Networks baseball star reality show which uncover a possible Guyanese baseball pitcher. This project is under the patronage of E-Networks and the Guyana […]

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MCYS – July 25, 2014 Today marks the culmination of the 60th Annual Athletics Championships held by the Guyana Police Force (GPF). The Force is also celebrating its 175th anniversary as such the hosting of the week-long activities were timetabled in observance dedicated service and protection by the GPF. The […]

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MCYS – July 16, 2014   The first of a number of summer camps hosted by the Ministry of Culture, Youth and Sport commenced on Monday with an overwhelming turn-out.  Despite being greeted by a heavy down pour of rain, some 125 youngsters turned up at the Colgrain Pool, Camp […]

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