Tag: Dr. William Adu-Krow

Guyana to benefit from more testing kits, support through PAHO/WHO

Guyana to benefit from more testing kits, support through PAHO/WHO

Staff Writer Staff Writer- September 3, 2020

Prime Minister Brigadier Mark Phillips, this afternoon, said Guyana is grateful for the continued support of the Pan American Health ... Read More

Traditional medicine to treat COVID-19 should undergo clinical trials

Traditional medicine to treat COVID-19 should undergo clinical trials

Delicia Haynes Delicia Haynes- August 26, 2020

− PAHO/WHO rep. PAHO/WHO Country Representative to Guyana, Dr. William Adu-Krow Pan American Health Organisation/World Health Organisation (PAHO/WHO) Representative to ... Read More

President Ali meets with stakeholders on COVID-19 response strategy

President Ali meets with stakeholders on COVID-19 response strategy

Delicia Haynes Delicia Haynes- August 25, 2020

Today, His Excellency, Dr. Mohamed Irfaan Ali, President of the Cooperative Republic of Guyana met with a wide cross-section of ... Read More

PAHO/WHO delivers again to COVID-19 fight

PAHO/WHO delivers again to COVID-19 fight

Delicia Haynes Delicia Haynes- August 12, 2020

DPI, Guyana, Wednesday, August 12, 2020 On Wednesday, August 12, the Ministry of Health received a sizeable donation of protective ... Read More

$1.6B Centre for Disease Control and Prevention commissioned

$1.6B Centre for Disease Control and Prevention commissioned

Delicia Haynes Delicia Haynes- July 30, 2020

−190 bed capacity, 200 staff to be employed −Plans to facilitate research unit in the pipeline DPI, Guyana, Thursday, July ... Read More

M&CC gets $7.9M worth in items to help fight COVID-19

M&CC gets $7.9M worth in items to help fight COVID-19

Kellon Rover Kellon Rover- June 10, 2020

DPI, Guyana, Wednesday, June 10, 2020 The Pan American Health Organization/World Health Organisation (PAHO/WHO) today contributed over $7.9 Million ($38,000 ... Read More

Prank calls to COVID-19 hotlines, no laughing matter – PAHO/WHO Rep

Prank calls to COVID-19 hotlines, no laughing matter – PAHO/WHO Rep

Delicia Haynes Delicia Haynes- April 18, 2020

DPI, Guyana, Saturday, April 18, 2020 The Pan American Health Organisation World Health Organisation (PAHO/WHO) country representative to Guyana, Dr. ... Read More

PAHO advises government not to relax COVID-19 measures

PAHO advises government not to relax COVID-19 measures

Delicia Haynes Delicia Haynes- April 17, 2020

− find middle ground between lives and livelihoods for best results – PAHO/WHO rep. DPI, Guyana, Friday, April 17, 2020 ... Read More

Health Ministry exploring expanded testing, treatment capacity for COVID-19

Health Ministry exploring expanded testing, treatment capacity for COVID-19

Delicia Haynes Delicia Haynes- April 10, 2020

−Consultants shed light on the use of Rapid Tests DPI, Guyana, Friday, April 10, 2020 The Ministry of Public Health ... Read More

Guyana Lab testing capabilities boosted

Guyana Lab testing capabilities boosted

Delicia Haynes Delicia Haynes- February 21, 2020

−Can test tissue samples for Coronavirus, Zika, Chikungunya, Dengue and Yellow Fever DPI, Guyana, Friday, February 21, 2020 Virologist and ... Read More

Guyana looks to improve on yellow fever defence

Guyana looks to improve on yellow fever defence

Delicia Haynes Delicia Haynes- October 8, 2019

─ Public health, forestry, wildlife stakeholders engaged DPI, Guyana, Tuesday, October 8, 2019 With a 95% vaccination coverage for yellow ... Read More

COVID-19 Alert!

Coronavirus disease spreads primarily through contact with an infected person when they cough or sneeze. It also spreads when a person touches a surface or object that has the virus on it, then touches their eyes, nose, or mouth. We urge citizens to practice good hygiene and social or physical distancing also adhere to the guidelines provided by the Ministry of Health, Guyana.