President Ali formally declares flooding a national disaster

Parts of Region Seven inundated

In light of the ongoing flood crisis in Guyana, President Dr. Mohamed Irfaan Ali has officially declared the situation a disaster.

The President’s proclamation was recorded in the Official Gazette on Thursday.
The proclamation notes that as of June 7, 2021, a total of 28,228 households were affected by flooding, some with water entering their homes, domestic animals and livestock in distress or farmlands inundated.
See below for Gazetted documents: