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New health centre for Micoud community

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GIS:-The Building will Include Rainwater Harvesting Systems so that the Facility Remains Operational even after A Disaster. Ministry of Health officials have announced that a state-of-the-art wellness centre will be...
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Prime Minister visits VH

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GIS:-Staff Welcomed the Opportunity to Meet with the Prime Minister. Prime Minister Hon Allen M Chastanet took a tour of Victoria Hospital last week, to view firsthand the working conditions...

USDA finds abscesses, unidentified material in raw Brazil beef: USDA

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(Reuters) - The U.S. Department of Agriculture has found repeated import violations in raw Brazilian beef, including abscesses and unidentified foreign material, a top agency official said, explaining reasons...
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Conservation Walkabout Notice

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PRESS RELEASE:-We regret to inform you that 'Conservation Walkabout' scheduled for today, June 25th at Pigeon Island from 10 a.m. has been postponed due to the inclement weather. It would have been...
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Improving Juvenile Justice

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GIS:-The USAID Juvenile Justice Reform Project AIMS To Improve the Management of at Risk Youth. The Ministry of Equity, Social Justice, Empowerment, Youth Development, Sports, Culture and Local Government in...
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Vector Awareness Week Ends

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GIS:-The Observance Directs Energies Toward the Reduction of Vectors During the Rainy Season. The Ministry of Health will conclude the observance of Vector Awareness Week on Sunday. The annual observance is...

PANCAP Congratulates Government of Barbados and Ladymeade Reference Unit on 15 Year Milestone and...

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PRESS RELEASE:-Director of PANCAP lauds Ladymeade Reference Unit for integral role in ‘Treat All’ Implementation   Friday, June 23, 2017 (PANCAP Coordinating Unit, CARICOM Secretariat):The Pan Caribbean Partnership Against HIV and AIDS...

US halts Brazil beef imports, citing food safety concerns

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(AFP) - The United States announced on Thursday a halt to all imports of fresh beef from Brazil, the world's second-largest producer, citing "recurring" food safety concerns. The ban will...
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PAHO reports “red eye” outbreaks in the Americas

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The Pan America Health Organization (PAHO) has reported outbreaks of conjunctivitis in five countries of the Americas and is urging member states to increase surveillance to prevent the spread...

Saint Lucia facing dementia care crisis?

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Saint Lucia could be facing a crisis in providing care for its elderly citizens suffering from dementia, but is not doing enough to prepare to meet this challenge. This...