UWI, PAHO/WHO, IICA and FAO Launch One Health Leadership Series in Tobago
In Photo: Professor Chris Oura (U.W.I. School of Veterinary Medicine) chairs Opening Ceremony
Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago, November 24th, 2014. On Tuesday, November 10th, the University of the West Indies School of Veterinary Medicine, the Pan American Health Organisation (PAHO), the...
PAHO/WHO expert missions support Eastern Caribbean countries in preparing for a potential case of Ebola
Expert missions mobilized by the Pan American Health Organization/World Health Organization (PAHO/WHO) has visited seven countries of the Eastern Caribbean this month to support their efforts to prepare for the possible introduction of cases of Ebola virus diseases.
20 novembre 2014: Journée mondiale de l'enfance
Il y a 25 ans, le 20 novembre 1989, les Nations Unies adoptaient la Convention internationale des droits de l’enfant. « Aucun enfant ne devrait mourir d’une cause évitable » dit l’OPS/OMS à l’occasion de la Journée mondiale de l’enfance. Dans la région des Amériques, la mortalité...
Setting goals for a healthier lifestyle can prevent or control diabetes
On the occasion of World Diabetes Day, November 14, the Pan American
Health Organization/World Health Organization (PAHO/WHO) is encouraging
everyone to set personal goals for a healthier lifestyle to prevent or
Observance of World Diabetes Day 2014
In observance of World Diabetes Day, under the theme "Healthy Eating begins with Breakfast", PAHO/WHO in collaboration with the Ministry of Health, The Georgetown Public Hospital Corporation (GPHC) and the Lions Club of D'Urban Park, will have a World Diabetes walk on...
Major Press Conference Held in Nassau, Bahamas to Address Key Issues of Country Preparedness for Ebola
Marking the , Prime Minister Perry Christie held an extensive press
conference to address the general public on the country’s preparedness for the
deadly virus. The...