Georgetown, Guyana – (September 6, 2017) President David Granger was, today, paid a courtesy call by Sir George Alleyne, former Chancellor of the University of the West Indies (UWI). Sir Alleyne is in Guyana to participate in the University of Guyana’s Vice-Chancellor Renaissance Lecture Series, which is scheduled for tomorrow evening.
He was accompanied to State House by Minister of Public Health, Ms. Volda Lawrence, Pan-American Health Organisation/World Health Organisation (PAHO/WHO) Representative for Guyana, Dr. William Adu-Krow and UG’s Deputy Vice-Chancellor for Planning and International Engagement, Dr. Barbara Reynolds.
Sir Alleyne’s lecture will focus on how fear and lack of trust hinders integration and cooperation in the Caribbean, a topic which, he said was inspired by President Granger.
From left: Dr. Barbara Reynolds, President David Granger, Sir George Alleyne, Minister Volda Lawrence and Dr. William Adu-Krow at State House.
(Georgetown, September 22, 2017) – On Thursday Chief Education Officer, Mr. Marcel Hutson emphasised the importance of teachers in the education system. He was at the time delivering the feature address at the Prize Giving and Graduation Ceremony at the Hindu College, Cove and John, East...