Tag: Food Policy division

Local foods help boost immune system -MoPH Food Policy Director advises

Local foods help boost immune system -MoPH Food Policy Director advises

Delicia Haynes Delicia Haynes- April 17, 2020

—can help in preventing COVID-19 transmission DPI, Guyana, Friday, April 17, 2020 Director of the Food Policy Division at the ... Read More

Baramita Primary students engaged on healthy eating practices

Baramita Primary students engaged on healthy eating practices

Staff Writer Staff Writer- November 23, 2018

– PAHO/WHO, MoPH collaborate to advocate healthy eating – information streamlined via television programmes – content relative to hinterland diet ... Read More

50 Linden seniors receive healthy diet tips

50 Linden seniors receive healthy diet tips

Staff Writer Staff Writer- June 29, 2018

DPI, Guyana, Friday, June 29, 2018 The Ministry of Public Health's Food Policy Division today launched its revised Food-Based Dietary ... Read More

Health Min. reiterates the importance of drinking water

Health Min. reiterates the importance of drinking water

Staff Writer Staff Writer- April 18, 2018

DPI, Guyana, Wednesday, April 18, 2017 The Food Policy Division of the Ministry of Health is appealing to the population ... Read More

‘Breastfeeding, a natural and healthy process with benefits’ – Min. Lawerence

‘Breastfeeding, a natural and healthy process with benefits’ – Min. Lawerence

Staff Writer Staff Writer- September 17, 2017

DPI Guyana, Sunday, September 17, 2017 The Ministry of Public Health (MOPH), Food Policy Division, along with several mothers and ... Read More

Third quarter implementation for FBD Guidelines

Third quarter implementation for FBD Guidelines

Staff Writer Staff Writer- January 25, 2017

GINA, GUYANA, Wednesday, January 25, 2017 Food Based Dietary Guidelines (FBDGs) are intended to help persons above the age of ... 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.