Ministry of Health – The Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) in partnership with the governments of Canada and the USA donated essential supplies and equipment to the Ministry of Health, Wellness, Social Transformation and the Environment.
A vehicle in support of the vaccination program, communications equipment to build the capacity of the public relations department, wheelchairs, ECG machines and blood pressure monitors were just some of the items handed over in support of strengthening Antigua and Barbuda’s health system.
In a handover ceremony held 15 March 2023, PAHO/WHO Representative for Barbados and the Eastern Caribbean Countries, Dr. Amalia Del Reigo presented the items to Hon. Sir Molwyn Joseph, Minister of Health.
Mrs. Ena Dalso-Henry, Permanent Secretary expressed appreciation for the items donated on behalf of the Ministry of Health & The Environment, Antigua and Barbuda.