Tag Archives: Breeding

Ministry Of Health Launches Mosquito Breeding Ground Cleanup

The Ministry of Health Wellness and the Environment is taking further steps to rid the country of the aedes egypti mosquito, the vector, which is responsible for the spreading of the Zika Virus. Health Minister- Luke Browne announced at a Media conference this week that his ministry will be embarking on a massive nation-wide clean-up… Continue Reading →

Destroy Mosquito Breeding Sites

Vincentians are again being encouraged to take the necessary steps to destroy mosquito breeding sites throughout the country, as the nation struggles to contain the spread of the chikungunya disease. St. Vincent and the Grenadines is among a growing list of countries in the Eastern Caribbean, with confirmed cases of chikungunya, a virus similar to… Continue Reading →