• Governments Meet in Bonn To Step Up Climate Action Critical to the implementation of Paris Agreement

    Governments are meeting for the next round of UN climate change negotiations from 30 April to 10 May to further develop the guidelines for implementing the landmark 2015 Paris Climate Change Agreement.

    This will allow the agreement to become operational. The guidelines, or operating manual, are needed to unlock practical actions to realize the full potential of the agreement.

  • 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

  • Office of Climate Change launches website -to raise public awareness, provide up to date information

    The Office of Climate Change (OCC), which falls under the purview of the Ministry of the Presidency, today, officially launched its website, www. climatechange.gov.gy, as part of the it’s programmatic responsibility to enhance the availability of quality climate change and other related environmental data to its partners and other stakeholders.

  • Office of Climate Change targets schools

    Climate Change Awareness is reaching more schools in Guyana as the Office of Climate Change (OCC) continues to work towards guarding the country against this global threat.

    The Climate Change Awareness Outreach started two years ago to enlighten students on the effects of climate change.