The Minister appraised the Director of the main health challenges which are being given priority namely: Antimicrobial resistance, maternal and child health care, access to and provision of vital medicines by the ministry; addressing non-communicable diseases, and creating centres of excellence for provision of care. Dr Etienne assured the Minister that “PAHO will continue to provide unwavering support to the government of Trinidad and Tobago and to national development”.
PAHO, founded in 1902, is the oldest international public health organization in the world. It works with its member countries to improve the health and the quality of life of the people of the Americas. It also serves as the Regional Office for the Americas of
- PAHO/WHO Trinidad and Tobago