Tag Archives: Health Minister Luke Browne

RAPID TEST KITS

The Government of Venezuela has come to the aid of St Vincent and the Grenadines in its battle against the Novel Coronavirus COVID-19. The Government has donated three thousand Rapid Test Kits, for the COVID-19 in-country testing. The Kits arrived at the Argyle International Airport on Saturday, compliments the Government and people of the Bolivarian… Continue Reading →

DENTAL HEALTH WEEK

The Ministry of Health, Wellness and the Environment will be hosting a number of activities this week to heighten awareness on issues relating to dental health in St. Vincent and the Grenadines. Health Minister, Luke Browne, said Dental Health Week, which commenced yesterday September 22nd, is being held under the theme: ‘Saving Smiles’. Minister Browne… Continue Reading →

CHATEAU SMART HOSPITAL

The Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) officially handed over the Chateaubelair SMART Hospital to the Ministry of Health, Wellness and the Environment today. This healthcare facility was renovated under Phase II of PAHO’s SMART Hospitals Project which is being carried out with funding from the United Kingdom’s Department for International Development (DFID). This is the… Continue Reading →

NCDS CONCERN

The Ministry of Health will be taking an aggressive approach to address the incidence and prevalence of non-communicable diseases in St. Vincent and the Grenadines. Health Minister Luke Browne said in Parliament on Tuesday that provision has been made in the Appropriation Bill for a Capacity Building Project for the Prevention and Control of Non-Communicable… Continue Reading →

BROWNE COURTESY VISIT

Minister of Health, Wellness and the Environment, Luke Browne last evening paid a courtesy call to the Vincentian students pursuing studies in Jamaica. Minister Browne visited Jamaica on official business and took some time out of his busy schedule to have a meeting with the students. Among the topics discussed at the meeting were issues… Continue Reading →

PM UN ASSEMBLY

Prime Minister Dr. Ralph Gonsalves is attending the 73rd Session of the UN General Assembly, which opened in New York yesterday. The Prime Minister will also be involved in several meetings apart from the official events at the United Nations UN. Today, Dr. Gonsalves is hosting a luncheon for some thirty Ambassadors from the Group… Continue Reading →