Media

Press freedom gathering

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From left are CN Sharma, his son Jaipaul Sharma, Argentina’s Ambassador to Guyana, Luis Alberto Martino and social activist Mark Benschop at Friday’s reception hosted by US Ambassador Brent Hardt at his residence in observance of World Press Freedom day.

Health fair

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To culminate National Vaccination Week, the Ministry of Health’s Maternal and Child Health/Adolescent Department hosted a vaccination/adolescent health fair at the Bedford Methodist church, on Camp and Robb streets on Saturday.

Courtesy call by Baroness Amos

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Guyanese-born United Nations Under-Secretary-General for Humanitarian Affairs and Emergency Relief Coordinator, Baroness Valerie Amos is greeted by President Donald Ramotar during a courtesy call on the Head of State on May 2, 2014.

Fogging demonstration

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The Ministry of Health’s Vector Control Services on Friday hosted a malaria smear fogging demonstration exercise at the Square of Revolution for media operatives to heighten sensitisation on the work they are conducting, GINA said.