Daily Archives: 10/18/2021

Guyana: Education: National Grade Six Assessment (NGSA) – 2021

ASPIRING teacher, Nirvana Wimal of Success Elementary School, attained 524 out of the maximum 527 marks at the 2021 National Grade Six Assessment (NGSA) to prevail as the best performing pupil.

This announcement was made during a ceremony held at the Arthur Chung Conference Centre on Friday October 15, 2021.
Wimal is followed by Parris Timmerman of Chateau Margot Primary and Deja Datt of New Guyana School, who both attained 523 marks to share the second spot. Jada Persaud of Success Elementary secured the fourth position with 522 marks.          Continue reading

Guyana SPEAKS ZOOM Event: Presentation for Black History Month – Sunday, 31st October 2021- 3pm UK time.

This is the second program for Black History Month – Sunday, 31st October 2021- 3pm UK time
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2. A BLACK HISTORY MONTH event with Arthur Torrington CBE, Claudia Tomlinson and Professor John Rickford.
To attend, please REGISTER via EVENTBRITE using the link that has been provided:
Registration is necessary so that we can keep an eye on attendee numbers and names.  It will also provide you with the speakers’ bios and further details about the event.
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Guyana SPEAKS ZOOM Event: New book ‘Year of Plagues: Memoir of 2020’ – By Fred D’Aguiar – Sunday, 24th October @ 3.00 UK Time

Guyana SPEAKS ZOOM Event: New book ‘Year of Plagues: Memoir of 2020’ – By Fred D’Aguiar
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You are invited to attend two Guyana SPEAKS events: one on Sunday, 24th October (Fred D’Aguiar) and the other on Sunday, 31st October (Black History Month) – Both at 3pm UK time.  Here is the first event:
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1. FRED D’AGUIAR talks with Juanita Cox about his new book Year of Plagues: Memoir of 2020.The Audience will be invited to ask questions – please send these to guyanaspeaks@gmail.com prior to the start of the event.  This Guyana SPEAKS event is being hosted in collaboration with Renaissance One.
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Government: Why Oil Doesn’t Corrupt Norway – Video

Government: Why Oil Doesn’t Corrupt Norway – Video

This video gives a history of Norway’s oil industry and the operation of its Sovereign Trust Fund.

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