• Government launches $50M innovation project for Youths

    In an effort to empower youths with skills and knowledge, the government has launched the Youth Innovation Project of Guyana (YIPoG).news 20170523 4

    The Ministry of Education, through the Department of Culture, Youth, and Sports, will give youths the chance to come up with innovative solutions to address pressing issues and challenges in Guyana.

  • Gov’t’s $50M YIPOG project application submission concludes on June 30

    To ensure more persons are granted the opportunity to benefit from the newly launched Youth Innovation Project of Guyana (YIPOG), the Coordinators of the Youth Innovation Project of Guyana (YIPOG) are offering a gentle reminder that the closing date for submission of proposals is Friday June 30, 2017.news 20170628

  • Gov’t’s $50M YIPOG project submission of application date extended to July 15

    (Georgetown, June 28, 2017) – A last minute rush of indication of interest from various youth groups to register for the Youth Innovation Project of Guyana (YIPOG) has resulted in an extension of registration date to July 15 to accommodate late submissions.

  • Ministry of Education in collaboration with Innovation Programme of Guyana (IPoG) to make arrangements for final disbursements of funds.

    news 20171009 5Members of the executive team of the Innovation Programme of Guyana (IPoG) formerly YIPoG met on Monday in the Ministry of Education's Boardroom to make arrangements for final disbursements of funds. These funds are part of President David Granger's $50M initiative to promote innovative solutions to community challenges in all ten of the administrative regions.

  • Several youths set to unveil innovative projects

    news 20180403A number of young people will soon be unveiling several innovative projects made possible through the Youth Innovation Project of Guyana (YIPoG). The $50M initiative was launched by the Department of Youth in 2017.

  • Several youths set to unveil innovative projects

    news 20180403A number of young people will soon be unveiling several innovative projects made possible through the Youth Innovation Project of Guyana (YIPoG). The $50M initiative was launched by the Department of Youth in 2017.

  • YIPoG 2018 – unleashing youth innovation

    news 20180414 7With the launch of Youth Innovation Project of Guyana (YIPoG) 2018, young people are being afforded the opportunity to propose solutions to address issues in their communities through Science, Technology, Engineering, Agriculture, Anthropology, Archeology, Arts, Mathematics and Spirituality also known as STEAMS.

  • YIPoG 2018 – unleashing youth innovation

    news 20180414 7With the launch of Youth Innovation Project of Guyana (YIPoG) 2018, young people are being afforded the opportunity to propose solutions to address issues in their communities through Science, Technology, Engineering, Agriculture, Anthropology, Archeology, Arts, Mathematics and Spirituality also known as STEAMS.

  • YIPOG Team heads to Linden for public sensitization and registration

    A team of four representing Department of Youth is headed to Linden, Region 10 on Tuesday, July 11 to conduct a public interaction as part of efforts to raise awareness about Government’s Youth Innovation Project.

  • YIPOG Team meets Lindeners for public sensitization and registration engagement

    A team from the Youth Department of the Ministry of Education visited Linden, Region 10 on Tuesday as part of a public awareness drive for the Youth Innovation Project of Guyana, YIPoG. While in the mining town, the objective was to provide a clearer understanding of the Youth Innovation Project of Guyana even as the date for the closure of acceptance of submissions is drawing closer.news 20170711 1

  • YIPOG Team meets Lindeners for public sensitization and registration engagement

    A team from the Youth Department of the Ministry of Education visited Linden, Region 10 on Tuesday as part of a public awareness drive for the Youth Innovation Project of Guyana, YIPoG. While in the mining town, the objective was to provide a clearer understanding of the Youth Innovation Project of Guyana even as the date for the closure of acceptance of submissions is drawing closer.news 20170711 1

  • Young people, the country needs you now more than ever – Pres. Granger

    – National Youth Corps launched

    – 500 young people to begin training in April

  • Youth Innovation Project of Guyana - YIPoG

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    The Youth Innovation Project of Guyana, is the flagship project for the Department of Youth, funded by the Government of Guyana 2017 budget. It is a collaborative multi - ministry, multi - stakeholder project that includes governmental ,
    regional, international, and corporate agencies.

  • “Aspire, Inspire, to Reach” – Youth Innovation Project of Guyana Launched

    “Youth are important to the development of every country and the Government of Guyana through the Ministry of Education, Department of Culture, Youth and Sport will spare no pain in ensuring that our youth are educated and trained, and are provided with economic opportunities for their own development, that of their communities, and by extension that of the country,” underscored the Minister within the Ministry of Education, Department of Culture, Youth and Sport, Hon. Nicolette Henry at the inaugural convocation of the Youth Innovation Project of Guyana (YIPoG).news 20170522 8

  • “The future belongs to young people” – President Granger

    President David Granger, in this year’s Independence address, said the future belongs to young people and that the Coalition Government is working to prepare them to assume important roles in this future.