Tags non-communicable diseases


Basseterre, St. Kitts, (SKNIS):   In a scene reminiscent of a village jouvert, over 100 persons throughout communities across St. Kitts took to the island’s main road on Saturday (May 30) for a fitness walk from Belle Vue to Ottley’s led by Prime Minister Dr. the Honourable Timothy Harris.   […]

Example Set, Example Followed, PM Harris Leads Fitness Walk


THE SECRETARY-GENERAL MESSAGE ON WORLD DIABETES DAY 14 November 2011 This year’s World Diabetes Day comes at a time of unprecedented international action to confront this and other non-communicable diseases. Just two months ago, the United Nations General Assembly held its first-ever High-level Meeting on the Prevention and Control of […]

WORLD DIABETES DAY


BASSETERRE, ST. KITTS, SEPTEMBER 21ST 2011 (CUOPM) – St. Kitts and Nevis’ Prime Minister Hon. Dr. Denzil L. Douglas was one of several speakers that has called for an international framework to control non-communicable diseases that must include broad factors and actors at every level.

PM Douglas Calls for Urgent and Comprehensive Response to ...



It is a pleasure to convey my greetings to the leaders of CARICOM. Allow me to join you in honouring Sir Edwin Carrington for his 18-year stewardship of your organization, during which the partnership with the United Nations was strengthened. I applaud your decision to confer on him the Order […]

Secretary-General’s message to the 32nd meeting of the Conference of ...


BASSETERRE, ST. KITTS, MAY 5TH 2011 (CUOPM) – Excellency Ambassador Lolita Applewhaite is warning that survival in the current global environment demanded a commonality of ambition and vision to ensure the strategic positioning of the Community in the hemispheric and global arena through the effective coordination of its external relations.]

Acting CARICOM Secretary General Urges Co-ordination