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PAHO Official On Maintaining A Healthy Environment In SVG

A top PAHO Official has said that a healthy enabling environment is necessary in order for a population to be healthy. PAHO/WHO representative for Barbados and the Eastern Caribbean, Dr. Godfrey Xuereb (Shreb) was addressing a forum on Monday on the theme “Health in all Policies”. He said that all stakeholders in the health sector… Continue Reading →

Two Bridges Will Be Officially Handed Over Today And Monday

The Ministry of Transport, Works, Urban Development and Local Government will this afternoon host the first of two official handing over ceremonies for recently constructed bridges. A release from the Ministry says this afternoon’s ceremony will take place at the Plan Bridge in Chateaubelair from two-thirty. Following this ceremony, there will be a ribbon-cutting ceremony… Continue Reading →

Senior Health Official On Biodiversity

A senior official in the Ministry of Health Wellness and the Environment has emphasized the importance of biodiversity in mitigating against the impact of climate change. The point was made by Acting Senior Environmental Health Officer Todd Lewis, as St. Vincent and the Grenadines prepares to observe International Day of Biological Diversity this week. To… Continue Reading →

Fisherman’s Month 2014 Official Launch

The 2014 Fisherman’s Month of activities was officially launched here today, with Fisheries officials highlighting the importance of the fisheries sector to the national economy. This year’s activities will be held under the theme: Fishing for today’s family creates a healthy society” and the slogan “fish to survive and thrive.” Delivering remarks at the launch,… Continue Reading →

Fisherman’s Month Official Launch

The Fisheries Division within the Ministry of Agriculture this morning officially launched the 39th anniversary of activities for fisherman’s month. During her opening remarks at this morning’s official launch Acting Chief Fisheries Officer Jenifer Cruickshank Howard said a number of fishermen were involved in a two day workshop to provide training that will enable them… Continue Reading →