|The Office of Caribbean Program Coordination|
The Office of Caribbean Program Coordination (OCPC) is a PAHO sub-regional office established in the Caribbean in October 2006. The functions of the Office are focused on developing and implementing the Caribbean sub-regional technical cooperation program, responding mainly to the CARICOM Health Agenda – the Caribbean Cooperation in Health (CCH) Initiative. Accordingly, the OCPC will strengthen its collaboration with and support the CARICOM Secretariat in all matters related to health.
Kingston - 4 April 2014
Tobacco Control Measures do not contradict trade rules. That is the general agreement coming from an inter-Ministerial group at the end of two days of consultations. Representatives from the Ministries of Agriculture; Industry, Investment and Commerce; Foreign Affairs and Foreign Trade along with the...
Half the population of the Americas is at risk of diseases carried by small insects
Roughly 50% of people living in the Western Hemisphere are at risk of one or more diseases carried by mosquitoes, ticks, flies and other vectors, including West Nile...
The Ministry of Health in collaboration with the Pan American Health Organization/World Health Organization (PAHO/WHO) Guyana Country Office, the Latin American Neonatal Alliance, the Latin American Centre of Perinatology/Sexual Reproductive Health (CLAP/SRM) and the Church of the
Latter-Day Saints Association, conducted a training of trainers workshop on “The Helping the Babies Breathe program (HBB) held...
Experts on health, law and human rights from Caribbean governments, academia, civil society and representatives from the Pan American Health Organization/World Health Organization (PAHO/WHO) gathered on March 24-25, 2014 at the PAHO/WHO Office in Barbados, to propose initiatives and strategies in order...
At present, the PAHO Bahamas Office is working in collaboration with the Department of Environmental Health Services (DEHS) on an activity which involves strengthening chemical management at the national level through the Strategic Approach to International Chemical Management (SAICM) Quick Start Project. The use and production of chemicals in modern society is a sometime...
EU Ambassador Paola Amadei will visit key health projects next week
Belize City, Belize, 10 February 2014(PAHO/WHO)-- The Pan American Health Organization/World Health Organization(PAHO/WHO), the European Union (EU) and the Ministry of Health are working together to strengthen prevention and control of vector diseases in Belize and to improve the quality...
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