Tag: UNAIDS

Message of condolence on the passing of Dr. Michel De Groulard, HIV and Public Health advisor to the Caribbean

Message of condolence on the passing of Dr. Michel De Groulard, HIV and Public Health advisor to the Caribbean

- October 12, 2022

The Minister of Health, on behalf of the Ministry of Health and the various stakeholders in the fight against HIV ... Read More

Intervention by His Excellency Dr. Mohamed Irfaan Ali, President of the Cooperative Republic of Guyana, to the UN High-Level Meeting on HIV

Intervention by His Excellency Dr. Mohamed Irfaan Ali, President of the Cooperative Republic of Guyana, to the UN High-Level Meeting on HIV

- June 8, 2021

Secretary-General; Distinguish Heads of State; Other Distinguish Delegates; When my country launched its HIV National Strategic Plan 2021-2025, we re-committed ... Read More

PEPFAR Funding Announcement

PEPFAR Funding Announcement

- March 12, 2021

The U.S. Embassy and the Ministry of Health of Guyana are proud to announce an additional US$1.5 million of support ... Read More

New COVID-19 Law Lab to provide framework for managing pandemic globally

New COVID-19 Law Lab to provide framework for managing pandemic globally

- July 22, 2020

—poorly designed laws may have adverse effects DPI, Guyana, Wednesday, July 21, 2020 Today, the World Health Organisation (WHO) announced ... Read More

COVID-19 threatens access to HIV medicine

COVID-19 threatens access to HIV medicine

- July 8, 2020

—WHO concerned over delaying of AIDS response DPI, Guyana, Wednesday, July 8, 2020 The novel coronavirus (COVID-19) has disrupted several ... Read More

Guyana sets new targets to end AIDS epidemic

Guyana sets new targets to end AIDS epidemic

- January 21, 2020

−Initiative to draft 2021-2025 strategic plan launched −ending AIDS is still a public health priority- Min. Lawrence DPI, Guyana, Tuesday, ... Read More

Focus placed on community involvement to end AIDS

- September 23, 2019

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

New UNAIDS director takes up post

New UNAIDS director takes up post

- 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

Guyana and UNAIDS agree on 3-year strategic plan

Guyana and UNAIDS agree on 3-year strategic plan

- July 19, 2018

DPI, Guyana, Thurday, July 19, 2018 GEORGETOWN, MOPH  - THE Public Health Ministry and UNAIDS (Guyana) Office this week agreed ... Read More

Health and Family Life Education critical to children development-Minister Henry tells Diplomatic Luncheon

Health and Family Life Education critical to children development-Minister Henry tells Diplomatic Luncheon

- June 11, 2018

Delivering the feature address at a diplomatic luncheon organized by the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA), United Nations Educational, Scientific ... 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.