Daily Archives: November 28, 2015

GUYANA – Capitol TV News Videos – 27 November 2015

Capitol TV logoGUYANA – Capitol TV News Videos – 27 November 2015

  • Commonwealth nations elect their first female Secretary General
  • Police sleuths looking for clues in Sheriff Street fatal accident
  • Guyana Revenue Authority Head office to be relocated soon
  • An activist group wants Police to do more for victims of domestic violence
  • Entertainment Today
  • Sports

Click links below to view the TV News Videos:-   Continue reading

GUYANA – Latest News from various sources – November 28, 2015

GUYANA – LATEST NEWS – 28 November 2015  –  Kaieteur News  

         (see other News sources at the end of this entry)

Dutch team recommends ways of tackling floods in Guyana

Dutch team recommends ways of tackling floods

  • Friday, 27 November 2015 – Demerara Waves
Minister of Public Infrastructure, David Patterson (at left) with members of the Dutch Risk Reduction team.

Minister of Public Infrastructure, David Patterson (at left) with members of the Dutch Risk Reduction team.

A Dutch Risk Reduction (DDR) team has recommended that Guyana continue to dredge its drainage system and ensure the water flows off the land properly and implement a high-tech system to improve water management.

The Ministry of Public Infrastructure says that is one of seven key recommendations made by the team as Guyana continues to explore long-lasting solutions to flooding especially after periods of intense rainfall even during short duration.   Continue reading

Thousand-Hand Guan Yin – video

Thousand-Hand Guan Yin

As long as you are kind and there is love in your heart
A thousand hands will naturally come to your aid
As long as you are kind and there is love in your heart
You will reach out with a thousand hands to help others

Guan Yin is the bodhisattva of compassion, revered by Buddhists as the Goddess of Mercy. Her name is short for Guan Shi Yin. Guan means to observe, watch, or monitor; Shi means the world; Yin means sounds, specifically sounds of those who suffer. Thus, Guan Yin is a compassionate being who watches for, and responds to, the people in the world who cry out for help.
http://www.taoism.net/ikuantao/guanyi…

Guyana: The President’s Daughter: Meet Afuwa Granger, Visual Artist/Writer/Poet

by on NOVEMBER 25, 2015 – Guyanese Girls Rock website

Guyana: The President’s Daughter: Meet Afuwa Granger, Visual Artist/Writer/Poet

Afuwa Granger

Afuwa Granger

Afuwa Granger is a visual artist, writer, and poet who uses her work to construct a visual language around intersections of identity, particularly race and gender. She was born in Guyana to current President, David Granger and First Lady, Sandra Granger.  Afuwa studied in Jamaica at the Edna Manley College of the Visual and Performing Arts, and lives and creates her artwork in Vancouver, Canada.

Through her paintings, Afuwa continually questions assumptions and stereotypes.  Her favorite quote is “The barriers used to construct someone as Other are themselves a prison.”   Continue reading

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