Ms. Clare Forrester, former staff member and journalist, passed away on 15 September 2014 in Florida following an illness which she had been combatting for some time.
Last Updated on Tuesday, 30 September 2014 17:51
Staff of PAHO/WHO OECC celebrates Wellness Week of the Americas 2014 on ‘Wear Your Sneakers to Work Wednesday‘
On Wednesday, September 17, 2014, several staff members of the PAHO/WHO office for Barbados and Eastern Caribbean Countries participated in the national “Wear Your Sneakers to Work Wednesday” by turning up for work dressed in active foot wear. This was in support of an initiative spearheaded by the Ministry of Health of Barbados to increase awareness of the need for office workers to include physical activity in their daily routine and a part of the Ministry’s programme to celebrate Wellness Week of the Americas. PAHO/WHO staff members were happy to join with national counterparts in this celebration. The PAHO/WHO staff also participated in a 15 minute mid-morning ‘Fitness Break’, where they took to the grounds of the office for a short period of exercise.
PAHO/WHO staff members enjoy a brisk walk around the grounds on “Weak Your Sneakers to Work Wednesday”
Last Updated on Sunday, 28 September 2014 02:14
The Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry, Fisheries and the Environment in collaboration with the Ministry of Health and the Grenada Bureau of Standards held a very successful one day workshop for Selected Dairy Farmers on “Basic Hygiene and Sanitation in Milk Production”.
Last Updated on Friday, 26 September 2014 16:37
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