Topic: Public Health, Waste Management | Posted By: aphillip
Thursday, 17 October 2019 - 4:25pm
Mister Speaker, not unlike the civil societies throughout the world, the current limitations of the Territory’s waste collection and disposal systems pose a serious constraint to the sustainable development of the Virgin Islands. These challenges were exacerbated by the widespread destruction caused by the 2017 hurricanes that ravaged the Territory.
Topic: Health and Safety, Public Health | Posted By: npickering
Monday, 7 October 2019 - 4:18pm
Having recently attended both the 37th Meeting of the Council for Human and Social Development – Health AND the 57th Directing Council’s – 71st Session of the Regional Committee of World Health Organization for the Caribbean -- It is indeed a pleasure for me share a few remarks as we join in activities in observance of “International Infection Prevention Week”.
Topic: Environmental Health, Public Health | Posted By: aphillip
Thursday, 5 September 2019 - 5:13pm
The public is notified that the Ministry of Health and Social Development has issued a travel advisory to countries including São Paulo, Brazil; Israel, Philippines and the Ukraine as a result of an on ongoing measles outbreak.