IFRC

Guyana

8 August 2015

Floods in Guyana

Heavy rainfall during the first half of July 2015 has resulted in increased water levels in rivers and canals.
3 February 2006

Guyana hit by floods again

As of mid January, Guyana started to experience torrential showers which forecasters predict will continue for at least another 12 days.
Red Cross relief effort intensifies in flooded Guyana
27 January 2005

Red Cross relief effort intensifies in flooded Guyana

The Guyana Red Cross has begun a relief operation across the country to assist victims of flooding, the result of torrential rains as more than a metre of rain fell in the past month, affecting more than 200,000 people.
25 January 2005

Fear of disease rises as Guyana flooding worsens

The flooding situation in Guyana is worsening with each passing day as torrential rains continue to drench the country.
Thousands flee to higher ground as Guyana hit by heavy flooding
20 January 2005

Thousands flee to higher ground as Guyana hit by heavy flooding

Guyana is experiencing its worst floods it in several years.
19 January 2005

Caribbean and Latin American solidarity with Asia has no borders

Powerful images and news stories of the Asian tsunami in December have stunned people across Latin America and the Caribbean, prompting an outpouring of support from a region that is traditionally a recipient of aid for its own natural disasters.
Saving Guyana's vulnerable children
2 October 2002

Saving Guyana's vulnerable children

"This child is two years old.

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