Welcome to the official website for the Ministry of Indigenous Peoples’ Affairs, Georgetown Guyana.

This website has been established to inform the public about the work of the Ministry on issues affecting Guyanese, especially indigenous peoples, and to provide another useful communication route. It has also been established to provide information about our beautiful country and links to online resources that you may find useful.

Latest News

  • Staff apprised on Ministry’s Strategic Direction …

    Administration and Operational staff in the Ministry of Indigenous Peoples’ Affairs was on Monday apprised on the Ministry’s strategic direction in achieving its mandate to the indigenous peoples. Ministers Sydney Allicock and Valerie Garrido-Lowe, Permanent Secretary Alfred King and Deputy Permanent Secretary Samantha Fedee were all in attendance. The engagement

  • MoIPA on sound footing to deliver Budget 2019……..

    The Ministry of Indigenous Peoples’ Affairs has been properly briefed as it relates to public spending as Government continues to make a concentrated effort in ensuring national development is realize. The Ministry of Finance handed the blue print to the Ministry when it (the Ministry of Indigenous Peoples’ Affairs) hosted

  • There was nothing to motivate and involve young people before HEYS -Omay Sammy participant Kako Village.

    Some two thousand and fifty four (2,054) small, but successful businesses have been established under the Ministry of Indigenous Peoples’ Affairs flagship youth program the Hinterland Employment Youth Service HEYS initiative since its commencement in 2015. Youth from across the hinterland have received the necessary tools to becoming financially independent,

  • Domestic Abuse cases must be reported – Minister Sydney Allicock

    Minister of Indigenous Peoples’ Affairs Sydney Allicock is calling on the public to report cases of domestic abuse. The Minister made this comment following the recent demise of Toshao Solomon Lewis of Kurutuku Village (Middle Maz), Region 7. The Minister said such situations “has been a worry for a very