Event Location: 
Georgetown, Guyana
Event Date: 
14-16 September 2022
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Vickram Bharrat

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Vickram Bharrat
Minister of Natural Resources, Co-operative Republic of Guyana
Keynote Speaker

Biography

Mr. Vickram Bharrat has a Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science from the University of Guyana and is qualified in the area of Public Management with a wealth of experience in governance and managerial competency.

Minister Bharrat’s professional life commenced with him serving in the capacity of Technical Officer at the Ministry of Local Government and the Ministry of Health. He also held the post of Project Manager with the United Nations Development Programme.

Following his appointment as the Minister of Natural Resources and a Member of Guyana’s Twelfth Parliament on August 06, 2020, and September 01, 2020, respectively, he has been assigned oversight of the Guyana Geology and Mines Commission, Guyana Forestry Commission, Guyana Gold Board, and the Department of Energy. Further, he previously served as a Parliamentarian for the period 2016-2018.