The Ministry of Health, Wellness, Social Transformation and the Environment would like to thank the People’s Republic of China for a donation of Personal Protective Equipment.

The donated materials include 50,000 medical masks and 1000 sets of protective clothing valued at an estimated ECD$40,000. The equipment is to be used in the prevention and control of COVID-19.

Health Minister, the honourable Sir Molwyn Joseph received the donation on behalf of the Ministry from H.E. Mme Zhang Yanling, Ambassador of the People’s Republic of China to Antigua and Barbuda.