STATEMENT FROM PAHO/WHO TTOPort of Spain, 23 June 2024 (PAHO) — On 21 June 2024, the Pan American Health Organization, Regional Office for the Americas of the World Health Organization (PAHO/WHO) officially submitted the Final Report of its Review Mission to support national health authorities in the investigation of newborn deaths at the Neonatal…
June 14, 2024 - Nassau, The BahamasThe PAHO/WHO Country Office for The Bahamas and Turks and Caicos Islands partnered with the Public Hospital Authority to celebrate World Blood Donor Day on June 14, 2024. Under the theme, "20 years of celebrating giving: Thank you, blood donors," a recognition ceremony was held at the new Blood Bank…
GEORGETOWN, GUYANA, June 2024- As Guyana moves forward with its Disease Elimination Initiative (DEI), the Ministry of Health and PAHO, supported by the Global Affairs Canada Project, implemented two integrated missions for elimination of malaria and the mother to child transmission (EMTCT) of HIV, Congenital Syphilis, and Hepatitis B in Regions 1…
Port-of-Spain, June 18, 2024, (PAHO/WHO) – The Ministry of Health of Trinidad and Tobago, in collaboration with the Pan American Health Organization/World Health Organization (PAHO/WHO), last week hosted an in-person training on Health Labour Market Analysis (HLMA). The session, followed by the Human Resources for Resilient Health Systems (HRH)…
São Paulo, June 18 (BIREME/PAHO/WHO) - During the Annual Congress of the Association of Caribbean University, Research, and Institutional Libraries, ACURIL 2024, BIREME projected the future of digital and virtual health libraries, revealing innovative perspectives for the sector. The presentation took place as a pre-congress activity of ACURIL…
(from L to R) Dr Gabriel Vivas Francesconi, PAHO/WHO Representative for Trinidad and Tobago, and the Dutch Caribbean Islands warmly greets the Honorable Terrence Deyalsingh, Minister of Health for Trinidad and Tobago at the NCD Primary Care Symposia – Master Trainers’ Session. Port of Spain, 11 June 2024 - Dr Gabriel Vivas Francesconi, PAHO/…
Kingston, Jamaica, June 14, 2024 (PAHO) – The Pan American Health Organization, World Health Organization (PAHO/WHO) Country Office recently completed a consultation process for developing a new Country Cooperation Strategy (CCS) with Jamaica. With involvement from PAHO stakeholders, the June 10 and 13 consultations brought together several…
Bridgetown, Barbados, 11 June 2024 (PAHO/WHO) - The Pan American Health Organization, Regional office of the World Health Organization (PAHO/WHO) and Ross University School of Medicine (RUSM) have forged an alliance to strengthen health systems in Barbados and the Eastern Caribbean Countries.The two entities have signed an agreement which…
The Pan American Health Organization and World Health Organization (PAHO/WHO) Country Office of The Bahamas and Turks and Caicos Islands participated in the Ministry of Health and Wellness’ 2nd Annual Disaster and Health Expo. Held on the Ministry’s grounds, the public was invited to learn lifesaving skills and tips that can save lives.…