Tag Archives: Environmental

The Environmental Health Department Has Intensified Its Malaria Monitoring And Surveillance Program

Chief Medical Officer Dr. Simone Keizer-Beache said this is as a result of the presence of a relapse Malaria case at the Milton Cato Memorial Hospital. She says the Ministry is seeking the cooperation of everyone to ensure that this country remains endemic Malaria free. Dr. Keizer-Beache said Malaria is a disease of international concern… Continue Reading →

Global Environment Facility – Environmental Preservation

Work is continuing in St. Vincent and the Grenadines for Local Organizations to implement projects geared at the preservation of the environment through the Global Environment Facility Small Grants Programme (GEF SGP). The GEF SGP which is implemented through the United Nations Development Programme, provides funding to community based, non-governmental and faith based organizations, to… Continue Reading →

FCCA Poster Competition

Vincentian students are being urged to participate in the 2014 Florida Caribbean Cruise Association FCCA Foundation Children’s Environmental Poster Competition. Communications Manager in the Ministry of Tourism Jay Belmar says the deadline for submission of posters has been extended. Miss Belmar said students must submit one poster with a topic which promotes environmental awareness Miss… Continue Reading →