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Guyana: Minister Lawrence -Pensioners must be living in Guyana

Guyana: Minister Lawrence -Pensioners must be living in Guyana

Min. Volda Lawrence

Min. Volda Lawrence

The Ministry of Social Protection will be putting measures in place to ensure Guyanese who live in other countries do not access a Guyanese pension. This information was related to the Government Information Agency (GINA) in a recent interview with Minister of Social Protection, Volda Lawrence.

Minister Lawrence described it as ‘double dipping’ when persons not living in Guyana, access pension from both the Guyanese government and the country in which they live.   Continue reading