• Government comes in for high praise as OCC commences consultations for TNES project

    The Office of Climate Change (OCC), today, hosted the first session of a two-part National Stakeholder Forum for the Transitioning to National Energy Security (TNES): Bartica as a model Green Town Project. The Stakeholder Meeting was held in the Ogle Room of the Herdmanston Lodge in Queenstown.

  • OCC begins preparation for Third National Communication

    Georgetown, Guyana — The Office of Climate Change (OCC), today, opened a three-day Greenhouse Gas Inventory Workshop in preparation for the Third National Communication (TNC), which will fulfill Guyana’s reporting requirements to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC). It is also aimed at building capacity in Guyana at the technical and institutional levels and will see further integration of climate change priorities in Guyana’s national development

  • OCC to finalise Guyana’s first NAMA document

    The Office of Climate Change (OCC), in collaboration with the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and the Government of Guyana (GoG) facilitated discussions with key stakeholders to finalise the official guidelines for the reduction of Green House Gas (GHG) emissions for municipalities across Guyana.

  • Project to address water scarcity in Region Nine advances – OCC Head

    A Project funded under the Japan-Caribbean Climate Change Programme (JCCP) to address the water scarcity problems in the Upper Takutu-Upper Essequibo (Region Nine) is gaining momentum.