Tag Archives: HIV

STI/HIV Workshop

The Ministry of Health, Wellness and the Environment is placing greater attention on improving services for the prevention, control and management of HIV and Sexually Transmitted Infections. To this end the Ministry in collaboration with the Pan American Health Organization, PAHO is hosting a three-day workshop on HIV/STI Management at the Methodist Church Hall. In… Continue Reading →

Tuberculosis &HIV Health Forum

The Ministry of Health Wellness and the Environment hosted a one-day consultation here last week, to revise the National Tuberculosis Prevention and Control Manual of 2000. A multi-disciplinary team within the Ministry of Health was established in order to create the National Tuberculosis Co-ordinating Committee. This Committee is responsible for guiding the Tuberculosis Programme of… Continue Reading →

Clayton Burgin Says The Goal Of Zero New HIV Infections Relies More On Individuals Than On Government

Minister of Health Wellness and the Environment, Clayton Burgin says the Government of St. Vincent and the Grenadines has been strengthening its partnerships with a number of entities, in the fight to reduce the spread of HIV/AIDS. Minister Burgin outlined the progress being made in this area, in a message to mark World Aids Day… Continue Reading →