Tag: HIV/AIDS

Brazil donates ARVs to Health Ministry

Brazil donates ARVs to Health Ministry

Stacy Carmichael Stacy Carmichael- April 9, 2021

-following request for assistance The Ministry of Health on Friday received a quantity of antiretroviral drugs (ARVs) donated by the ... Read More

“Wearing a mask is also an act of love!”

“Wearing a mask is also an act of love!”

Staff Writer Staff Writer- February 11, 2021

The Cathalena Energy Inc. in collaboration with the Rotary Club of Demerara (RCD) donated 500 face masks to the National ... Read More

Message by Minister of Health Hon. Dr. Frank Anthony for World AIDS Day to be Observed on December 1, 2020

Message by Minister of Health Hon. Dr. Frank Anthony for World AIDS Day to be Observed on December 1, 2020

Staff Writer Staff Writer- December 1, 2020

Under the Theme: “Global Solidarity, Shared Responsibility” Today, we join the world to mark World AIDS Day, which has been ... Read More

PMTCT programme seeks ‘Case Trackers’ expertise

PMTCT programme seeks ‘Case Trackers’ expertise

Staff Writer Staff Writer- July 14, 2020

Public Health and UNICEF officials have teamed up to train case trackers to find pregnant women and mothers who have ... Read More

Focus placed on community involvement to end AIDS

Delicia Haynes Delicia Haynes- September 23, 2019

─ Ministry of Public Health fosters partnerships, funding civil society response to AIDS ─ Takes the lead in implementing social ... Read More

Public Health Ministry pledges to build on Community based HIV/AIDS interventions

Public Health Ministry pledges to build on Community based HIV/AIDS interventions

Delicia Haynes Delicia Haynes- July 26, 2019

─ As Advancing Partners and Communities (APC) Project comes to an end DPI, Guyana, Friday, July 26, 2019 The Ministry ... Read More

New UNAIDS director takes up post

New UNAIDS director takes up post

Delicia Haynes Delicia Haynes- July 24, 2019

─ commits to reinforcing HIV/AIDS prevention and control activities ─ envisions 100% coverage ─ prioritising mother-to-child transmission of the virus ... Read More

Multi-million-dollar grant effected to reduce HIV prevalence, mortality

Multi-million-dollar grant effected to reduce HIV prevalence, mortality

Delicia Haynes Delicia Haynes- July 16, 2019

DPI, Guyana, Tuesday, July 16, 2019 Alpha and Omega Community Health Associates Incorporated has been granted a sum of $38M ... Read More

Re-introduction of HIV/AIDS ads and PSAs to sensitise public

Re-introduction of HIV/AIDS ads and PSAs to sensitise public

Staff Writer Staff Writer- September 26, 2018

─ Aims to raise awareness of prevention, curtailing of the epidemic  DPI, Guyana, Wednesday, September 26, 2018 In an effort ... Read More

Govt committed to ensuring “we keep our population safe from diseases” – Min. Lawrence

Govt committed to ensuring “we keep our population safe from diseases” – Min. Lawrence

Staff Writer Staff Writer- September 4, 2018

─ implement programmes on prevention and control of HIV/AIDS and other Communicable Diseases ─ CMO report to be published soon ... Read More

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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.