Guyana

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Guyana to seek better royalties and terms for future oil contracts
Country’s vice-president’s remarks after investigation highlighted concerns about ExxonMobil deal

Antonia Juhasz for Floodlight and Reuters

18, Aug, 2021 @3:58 PM

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Exxon’s oil drilling gamble off Guyana coast ‘poses major environmental risk’
Experts warn of potential for disaster as Exxon pursues 9bn barrels in sensitive marine ecosystem

Antonia Juhasz for Floodlight

17, Aug, 2021 @10:15 AM

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All that glitters: why lab-made gems might not be an ethical alternative
Switching to synthetic gems may have environmental upsides but it could harm the very communities consumers worry about

Tess McClure in Christchurch

23, Jul, 2021 @11:01 PM

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Guyanese citizens challenge ExxonMobil offshore drilling on climate grounds
Case is first in Caribbean to challenge fossil fuel production on climate and human rights grounds

Isabella Kaminski

31, May, 2021 @10:28 AM

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The Guardian view on the world’s rarest stamp: obsession conquers all | Editorial
Editorial: The appeal of the British Guiana One-Cent Magenta may seem inexplicable, but it tells a very human story

Editorial

30, Apr, 2021 @4:49 PM

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World’s most valuable stamp expected to sell for up $15m in New York
British Guiana One-Cent Magenta was created in 1856 and is currently on display in London

Mark Brown Arts correspondent

28, Apr, 2021 @12:59 PM

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Claude James obituary
Other lives: Pioneering British Rail station manager who spent his life campaigning against racism

Mel Wright

16, Mar, 2021 @4:23 PM

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Dutch exhibition offers new insight into Berbice slave uprising
National archives showcases unique letters sent by the leader of first organised slave revolt

Daniel Boffey in Brussels

22, Jan, 2021 @5:00 AM

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In 1953, Britain openly removed an elected government, with tragic consequences | Gaiutra Bahadur
The overthrow of Guyana’s ruling party by colonial forces fomented a racial divide, writes professor and author Gaiutra Bahadur

Gaiutra Bahadur

30, Oct, 2020 @11:55 AM

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Goldmining having big impact on indigenous Amazon communities
Study calls for more rights for indigenous reserves as rising gold price attracts more miners

Dom Phillips in Rio de Janeiro

07, Oct, 2020 @6:42 PM

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UK under pressure to join US sanctions on Guyana
Former British colony locked in legal and political impasse over election result

Patrick Wintour Diplomatic editor

17, Jul, 2020 @4:26 PM

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Huge oil discovery off Guyana raises the stakes in election fraud case
If discredited president refuses to accept imminent ruling over March vote, investors likely to be scared off

Patrick Wintour Diplomatic editor

27, Jun, 2020 @4:00 AM

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