Misinformation is one of the most severe threats to public health. It is the most damaging as it triggers the vaccine's hesitation, said Carissa F. Etienne, director of the Pan American Health Organization
On Sunday, Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro said that the government had made a second payment to the World Health Organization (WHO) COVAX initiative to gain access to about 11 million coronavirus vaccines.
Heads of Government of the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) met on Thursday 15 April during a special emergency session to discuss the situation in St Vincent and the Grenadines caused by the ongoing volcanic eruptions of La Soufriere.
The events that unfolded in this morning’s instalment of the so-called Commission of Inquiry into the alleged sale of Government assets seem to confirm the complete lack of authenticity or usefulness of the exercise and exposes the Briceño Administration as pursuing a narrow political agenda of witch-hunting with absolutely no interest in implementing meaningful reform in the management of public assets.
A twenty-one-year-old native of St. John who was charged with the brutal murder of a fifty-seven-year-old British pensioner in the town of Waltham in St. Mark in May 2019 was sentenced to nineteen years and five months imprisonment.
The start of the new school term has been delayed by a week because the Ministry of Education, Technology and Vocational Training is starting a massive clean-up of school facilities, due to the asphalt of the volcano La Soufrière.